Azed Competition No. 1078  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1076  |  1084  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1078 Jan 1993KIRBEH normal22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstC. J. BroughamHide impermeable? If so, fakir’s one up on me!i.e. fakir is fah if kir be h
SecondC. G. MillinArab sheik uses fancy —— as a water carriercomp. anag.
ThirdG. I. L. GraftonRecourse when drinking’s a problem to desert Arab (hike’s ruined without this)?Arab less AA in anag., & lit.
VHCD. AshcroftFlask Ruth maybe filled, winding up her kibble (the alien corn being cut)anag. less blé
VHCB. W. BrookNomadic tribe’s answer to khors is so – ——-water snortscomp. anag. & lit.
VHCE. J. BurgeDrink charge not established. What needs to be watertight possibly stretched?kir beh(est); ref. overstated evidence
VHCE. DawidHide bottle and be admitted into drink hospitalbe in kir H
VHCV. DixonArab sheik might use this as a rummer – or potty!comp. anag. & lit.
VHCN. C. GoddardRefreshed biker is breaking off from his water-bottleanag. + h(is)
VHCR. R. GreenfieldFiasco for biker on first stage of hadj?anag. + h, & lit.; fiasco 2 mngs.
VHCC. R. GumbrellWhat carries drink man extracted from brook?kir b(rook) eh?, & lit.
VHCF. P. N. LakeHard drink that is switched to be in soft drink containerbe for sc in kirsch
VHCMrs J. MackieYou can see Arabs hike with this as a mustcomp anag. & lit.; must4 adj.
VHCD. F. ManleySand enters a ——? That could disconcert the Sabean drinkerscomp. anag. & lit.
VHCP. W. MarlowLeads to essential relief in blistering Kuwaiti heat, when overturned?anag. of first letters, & lit.
VHCH. W. MassinghamMoorish source of water, bit of bogland, with hiker plashing aboutb in anag.
VHCI. D. McDonaldSource of Bedouin hiker’s refreshment?anag. incl. B, & lit.
VHCF. R. PalmerUnjustified BR hike, a recommendation to travellers to desertanag.
VHCD. Price JonesLeaving balmy Birkenhead is ‘Inebriate Edna’, a hag that regularly takes a skinful!comp. anag.; ref. TV film
VHCW. J. M. ScotlandTake little barrel into sakieh without it?r b in (SA)kieh, & lit.
VHCD. StanfordDrink to live – it’s drunk from thiskir be + this less anag., & lit.
VHCG. T. WilsonWith beers in —— Berber sheik gets squiffy!comp. anag. & lit.

HCs in competition 1078 awarded to:

M. J. BalfourF. H. CrippsA. W. HillR. S. Morse
M. BarleyD. J. Dare-PlumptonA. HodgsonR. A. Mostyn
M. J. BathN. C. DexterR. J. HooperS. J. O’Boyle
J. R. BeresfordM. EarleJ. HorwoodR. J. Palmer
S. J. BestM. G. ElliottW. JacksonG. Perry
Rev Canon C. M. BrounP. S. ElliottG. JohnstoneR. Phillips
M. J. BrownG. & J. FerrisM. D. JonesMrs A. Price
B. BurtonDr I. S. FletcherJ. P. LesterM. C. C. Rich
D. A. CampbellH. FreemanJ. C. LeylandD. R. Robinson
Mrs M. J. CansfieldM. FreemanR. M. LutyN. G. Shippobotham
P. CargillP. D. GaffeyW. F. MainD. J. Short
E. ChalkleyJ. F. GrimshawJ. R. C. MichieW. K. M. Slimmings
N. A. CooleyR. HaddockT. J. MooreyR. A. Wells
K. W. CrawfordP. F. HendersonC. J. MorseI. J. Wilcock