Clues written by D. J. Dare-Plumpton
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D. J. Dare-Plumpton1510145716Jun 1986Aug 200721y 2mD. Dare-Plumpton
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
2006-2007
1818POISSO(N) D’AVRIL (Letters Latent)VHCVoilà! Pris! So … dupe at the 1st being raggedanag. incl. d, & lit.
2003-2004
1633EMPATRON / WINTERLY (Right and Left)VHCDrab Milan team, missing header, held by astute champion ‘Roma’ with power net shot(I)nter in wily; anag. incl. p
2001-2002
1559THEOLOGASTERVHCE.g. that Rev. O. Slope, awful English Pastor, very uncommittedanag. lesse, P, v, & lit.; ref. Trollope character, Obadiah S.
2000-2001
1476LIGNIPERDOUSVHC‘Dong’ is not completely puerile fancy describing conk?anag. less e; ref. Lear poem, conk1
1999-2000
1441Word containing MM displaced by a bug (Millennium Bug)VHCElectronic check in new chiliad sorted out problemdilemma/chinch; E ch in anag. incl n
1437MISTLETOEVHCWanting a bit of a plonker? This could help make lips to meetanag. less p, & lit.
1998-1999
1394BERGAMOTVHCHill needs acceleration – check oilberg a MOT
1380RAPPORT (Misprints)VHCGood teams in Australia boost gaterap port; terms
1997-1998
1346PHARISEEVHCOne sharp burst near close of race – energy for a canteranag. incl. I + e E
1342ALIENS / RAPINE (Right and Left)VHCSaline malfunctioning transfers right terrible pain ending in massive seizureanag.; r + anag. + e
1996-1997
1294TRANSENNAVHCIt screened Saint, Mother of Virgin Mary, gazing heavenwards’t ran S + Anne (rev.), & lit.
1281ABLUTOMANEVHCBeing programmed with regular wash cycle, manual will need to be rereadanag.
1260OUT-AND-OUTFirstSweeping defeat with primary loss – Dole’s no leader(r)out + (h)andout; ref. Bob D.
1992-1993
1061MAGICVHCMarks are given initially in G.C.S.E. (excluding bad e.g.s) for skill in spellingm a g i’ + GCSE less anag.
1991-1992
1021BEARDVHCStubble is bound to restrict ploughear in bd

 
HCs awarded to D. J. Dare-Plumpton
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2007-2008
  1836 POSTHASTE
 
2006-2007
  1831 MARGINALIA
  1801 RUSE DE GUERRE
  1797 HEART
  1792 APPALOOSA / ESTAMINET (Right and Left)
  1788 ETHEREAL OILS
 
2005-2006
  1771 PARTERRE
  1753 DIAGONAL
  1733 PALESTRA
 
2004-2005
  1719 ANHELATION
 
2003-2004
  1667 CLARINI
  1659 SCAREDY-CAT
  1641 GADGETEER
  1637 AMNESIC
  1624 BELAY
 
2002-2003
  1619 GISMO (Printer’s Devilry)
  1611 LEISLER
  1576 FACADE
  1572 SHIELD-MAY
 
2001-2002
  1519 CARRY-ON
 
2000-2001
  1489 FRONT-BENCHER
  1480 SAMARITAN
  1467 CANAPÉ
 
1999-2000
  1459 GREATEST (Spoonerisms)
  1454 GET-UP
  1439 JOHN CANOE
  1433 NEANDERTHAL
  1428 CRICETID
  1424 HEIST
 
1998-1999
  1411 LOOK-SEE
  1402 PENTOSE (Definition of Anagram)
  1367 SANBENITOS
 
1997-1998
  1355 DIACATHOLICON
  1334 CATACHRESTIC
  1312 REST-CURE
 
1996-1997
  1273 SIPOREX
  1268 ARGIE-BARGIE
 
1995-1996
  1238 ELASTIN (Printer’s Devilry)
  1232 The world is too much with us; late and soon (Anagram)
 
1994-1995
  1200 Nine letter word (C and T latent) (Letters Latent)
  1181 SLADE
  1180 COLD TURKEY
  1178 BOOTLEG
 
1993-1994
  1139 BENJAMIN
 
1992-1993
  1095 STINK
  1078 KIRBEH
 
1991-1992
  1017 SCHAPSKA / PEARMAIN (Right and Left)
  1000 ONE THOUSAND
 
1990-1991
  972 Anagram of 28 letters (Anagram)
  943 BARAGOUIN
 
1989-1990
  930 SABULOSE
  895 TONE DEAF
 
1988-1989
  869 HOLD-UPS
  853 DEBACLE
 
1986-1987
  766 GUBBINS
  762 OBELISE
  735 MALIGN
 


Annual Honours record of D. J. Dare-Plumpton
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YearPrizes
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VHCsHCsPosition
2007-20080 0 1
2006-20070 1 5
2005-20060 0 3
2004-20050 0 1
2003-20040 1 5
2002-20030 0 4
2001-20020 1 1
2000-20010 1 3
1999-20000 2 6
1998-19990 2 3
1997-19980 2 3
1996-19971 (1, 0, 0) 2 2 26
1995-19960 0 2
1994-19950 0 4
1993-19940 0 1
1992-19930 1 2
1991-19920 1 2
1990-19910 0 2
1989-19900 0 2
1988-19890 0 2
 
1986-19870 0 3