Azed Competition No. 375  Azed Slip  |  < 371  |  379 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
375 Jun 1979SPREATHE normal25

 

AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstN. C. DexterTo chap ’ee wi’ t’ sharp windang. & lit.; wind = twist
SecondR. J. Hooper‘Asperate’ gives one this, not ‘aspirate’, silly!i.e. gives anag. incl. a less h, & lit.
ThirdF. R. PalmerWhat sun and wind will make you (get out west for a bit of patois!)s + wreathe with p for w, & lit.
VHCR. H. AdeyGet into rough from the tee and par’s hard, you’ll findanag. incl. h; rough n. = rough state
VHCC. Allen BakerThere’s Pa with a switch; rough for some!anag.; rough v.
VHCW. BarrowChap, broadcaster, translating the German to Englishthe for der in spreader
VHCD. P. ChappellCornish chap must have yen for well cooked pasty hereanag. less y
VHCMrs D. ColleyA hepster is incorrect term for ‘country’ chapanag.; ref. country music
VHCJ. H. DingwallChap starts to sweat and pants. Heater requires adjustments, p + anag.
VHCDr J. F. GrimshawLocal chap spelling for bee in whispersp. for b in breathe
VHCG. B. HigginsBlown peter has chap in Dartmooranag.
VHCM. D. LawsSomerset chap? Arguably, he set par for puzzlinganag.; S. Ximenes’s middle name
VHCA. D. LeggeWhat can thicky icy blast do? Rasp thee cruellyanag.
VHCD. F. ManleyChap in Devon? Rapt, he burst out with: ‘End of bowls first; Spain afterwards!’s + anag. + E; ref. Sir F. Drake at Plymouth
VHCH. W. MassinghamWhat a petersham inside out might do?(a) petersha(m) anag. & lit.
VHCL. MayChap with no children has not begun to lives.p. + (b)reathe
VHCD. P. M. MichaelHideous past and here is chap en route for Dartmooranag.
VHCC. G. MillinSomerset chap? That’s me disguised with abbreviated smockcomp. anag. incl. smoc(k)
VHCJ. J. MoorePier that is cast in sea by the rough south-westerlyp(i.e.)r in sea + the
VHCC. J. MorseChap from Devon mixed with dissolute company in Thorpe casecomp. anag. with co.; ref. Jeremy T., Norman Scott
VHCF. E. NewloveWhat’ll do this? The asper windsanag.
VHCMiss I. M. RaabThee’ll ’ave ter wraxle wi’ rasp ter doen thickyanag.
VHCW. J. M. ScotlandMake rash – with pee around tot’s rear?t in anag. & lit.
VHCT. A. J. SpencerChap, if nursing broken cuit, needs therapeutics badlycomp. anag.
VHCF. B. StubbsWith outlying villages neglected, Dorset, perhaps, cut up roughanag. less dorps
 

HCs awarded in competition 375 to:

Miss M. R. AdcockR. P. C. FormanS. HolgateR. J. Palmer
C. J. AndersonI. D. FosterE. M. HolroydB. A. Pike
T. AndersonB. FrancoMrs W. HulmeMrs A. Price
F. D. H. AtkinsonO. H. FrazerA. H. JonesT. Proctor
R. L. BakerA. L. FreemanMiss F. S. KempDr A. I. Rees
A. BottomsH. FrostR. E. KimmonsRear Adm W. T. C. Ridley
Mrs A. BoyesF. D. GardinerF. P. N. LakeE. G. Riley
Mrs M. J. CansfieldR. GarnettR. J. LawrenceN. Roles
D. ClarkC. C. M. GiffinC. W. LaxtonH. R. Sanders
A. J. CrowN. C. GoddardJ. LindsayT. E. Sanders
R. P. DowlingS. GoldieC. LovingMiss B. Skevington
P. DrummondM. GoodyearL. K. MaltbyW. K. M. Slimmings
P. S. ElliottJ. GraingeW. L. MironJ. J. Ward
C. J. FeetenbyDr R. A. HardmanJ. D. MooreD. C. Williamson
A. D. FooteD. V. HarryR. A. Mostyn