Azed Competition No. 727  Azed Slip  |  < 722  |  731 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
727 Apr 1986WELL-TO-DO normal21

 

AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstN. C. DexterIt’s this Littlewoods could make youcomp. anag. & lit.
SecondM. S. Taylor & N. C. JohnsFox, generously endowed on top, has nothing on – like many with a place in the Sunwell tod O; ref. Samantha F., page 3 pin-up
ThirdM. A. Macdonald-CooperFlutter not allowed with starters off? You’ll find most bookies the same!anag. less first letters
VHCD. AshcroftFit close and render flushwell to do
VHCH. J. BradburySpring breeze – d’you call this warm?well, to do; warm colloq.
VHCC. J. & M. P. ButlerEddy introduces Today without agreement – nothing’s properly set upwell Tod(ay) O; ref. E. Shah
VHCDr I. S. FletcherI could be so with dustwell + to-do, & lit.; dust = money
VHCM. FreemanClearly having a load of necessarywell tod o’ & lit.
VHCP. F. Henderson‘Low-looted, expending nothing’ would clue this badlyanag., less O, & lit.; clue2
VHCR. J. HooperWith plenty of tin available, shaft sunk near Land’s End comes to nothingwell to d O; ref. crisis in tin industry
VHCR. JacksFlush nothing away from old wet loo that’s out of orderanag. less O
VHCJ. I. JamesLiberally endowed model’s rear too lewd in kinky poseanag. incl. l
VHCC. W. LaxtonIt’s from Littlewoods … I’ve done it! I’m rich!anag. less it’s
VHCH. W. MassinghamSitting on nest-eggs produces a fluttering after spring?well, to-do
VHCW. L. MironGetting on a Grand National winner2 meanings; W. won G.N. in 1972
VHCC. J. MorseSpring to finish warm? So people saywell, to do; warm colloq.
VHCF. E. NewloveWith bags not strapped, old towel falls out2 defs. + anag.
VHCJ. B. SweetingWorking on wealthy old pop may make you so rich and happycomp. anag. & lit.
VHCD. H. TompsettKindly explain dust on velvet!‘Well?’ + to-do
VHCMrs J. WaldrenVery new newspaper, always unobtainable – O, that’s rich!well Tod(ay) O
VHCF. N. WedgeThoroughly stir in the gravywell to-do
 

HCs awarded in competition 727 to:

C. Allen BakerA. E. CrowR. E. KimmonsL. Paterson
W. G. AmottR. V. DeardenF. P. N. LakeW. H. Pegram
F. D. H. AtkinsonA. L. DennisA. LawrieR. F. Ray
Mrs G. M. BarkerP. DrummondP. W. W. LeachD. Riley
M. BarleyD. S. FielkerH. R. LockhartG. C. Rosser
Mrs F. A. BlanchardO. H. FrazerD. F. ManleyT. E. Sanders
D. G. BousfieldH. FreemanH. W. MasonA. D. Scott
Mrs A. R. BradfordS. GoldieRev M. R. MetcalfW. K. M. Slimmings
Rev Canon C. M. BrounJ. F. GrimshawD. P. M. MichaelD. M. Stanford
E. J. BurgeT. K. HarrisonT. J. MooreyDr I. Torbe
Dr J. BurscoughE. L. HaywardT. W. MortimerV. C. D. Vowles
P. CargillA. W. HillJ. J. MurthaA. J. Wardrop
J. CartmelP. HudspethD. S. NagleM. Woolf
E. S. ClarkA. H. JonesR. F. NaishDr E. Young
Mrs J. M. CritchleyJ. F. JonesF. R. Palmer