Clues written by I. D. McDonald
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I. D. McDonald90361312Jan 1979Feb 201435y 1m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
2013-2014
2165OUT OF ORDERSecondTour over for gutless England bats? That’s not cricket!anag. incl. o, E, d
2012-2013
2139DE RIGUEURVHCTipping ‘Coeur de Paris’ guide with local currency – that’s comme il faut!anag. incl. r + Eur.
2011-2012
2062APPLE-KNOCKERThird‘Lacking adult appeal, confused’ – critic describes Hollywood turkeyanag. less a+ knocker; turkey = bad film/dullard
2053PERISHER def. ESTIMATE (Wrong Number)SecondRogue Herries, character figuring at heart of Walpole’s novelanag. incl. p; figuring
2006-2007
1818POISSO(N) D’AVRIL (Letters Latent)VHCAvoid slips or possibly one will be victim of spinneranag.
1810HARE / POSEUR / SERINETTE (DLM)VHCGet up to speed at gym – heard our PE supreme’s a bit of a showman, so I’m interested in a personal trainer – for a lark! 
1992-1993
1078KIRBEHVHCSource of Bedouin hiker’s refreshment?anag. incl. B & lit.
1991-1992
1026LET-OFFVHCFire escape?2 meanings
1981-1982
506ELANET (Printer’s Devilry)VHCGala performance at th/ree; Terry and Irving on stage togetherThe Lane = Drury Lane

 
HCs awarded to I. D. McDonald
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2013-2014
  2174 CHARET (Printer’s Devilry)
 
2012-2013
  2113 PICAROON
 
2011-2012
  2091 SNIFTER
  2074 BENNET
 
2010-2011
  2040 EASTER (Printer’s Devilry)
 
2006-2007
  1814 HIPSTER
 
1996-1997
  1303 PONIARD
 
1995-1996
  1247 PREDICANT
 
1986-1987
  764 CHILDERMAS
 
1980-1981
  464 SIMKIN
 
1979-1980
  393 INTRACARDIAC
 
1978-1979
  366 MONKEY-SHINE
  354 SHEER-HULK
 


Annual Honours record of I. D. McDonald
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
2013-20141 (0, 1, 0) 0 1
2012-20130 1 1
2011-20122 (0, 1, 1) 0 2 26
2010-20110 0 1
 
2006-20070 2 1
 
1996-19970 0 1
1995-19960 0 1
 
1992-19930 1 0
1991-19920 1 0
 
1986-19870 0 1
 
1981-19820 1 0
1980-19810 0 1
1979-19800 0 1
1978-19790 0 2