Clues written by B. Lovering
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B. Lovering900989Jan 2016Jul 20182y 6m
 
 Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
2017-2018
2403SWALE (Spoonerisms)VHCDog or bitch getting sheep out of valley?bog or ditch; Swale(dale)
2395PURITANISMVHCAnti-establishment movement with beginnings in underground pamphlets, invective signed ‘Martin’ getting distributedanag. incl. u, p, i, s; ref. Martin Marprelate
2390POISSON D’AVRILVHCSolving almost over with all but the last to parse, I managed to grasp Azed’s latest rused in anag. incl. o, less g, e
2382STRIPE def. HARLOT (Wrong Number)VHCReformed prostitute ignoring devious tout, an indication of good behaviourprostitute; anag. less anag.
2378PROPOSALVHCWhat’s appropriately moving a belle’s heart?apropos with a moved + l, & lit.
2376SOW(PIASTRE)ENS (Christmas Pudding)VHCThat will do! Starts to wolf pudding – there’s a coin in it, flipping scoffso + w, p + as in it + sneer (rev.)
2016-2017
2343RESTORE (Printer’s Devilry)VHCSoldiers changing post u/nderstand easy instruction from drill sergeant 
2330BRAZEN / MOPISH (Right and Left)VHC Bold supporter of Eastern philosophy lacking spirit, Hindu’s sacred utterance turns to expression of contemptbra Zen; Om (rev.) + pish
2015-2016
2279CLEMENTINEVHCMelancholy-tinged miner – ‘Oh my darling, sadly missed girl’anag. less anag.

 
HCs awarded to B. Lovering
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2017-2018
  2399 CHARMEUSE
  2373 CACOGASTRIC
 
2016-2017
  2356 PUBLIC SERVANT
  2334 ALLELUIAH
  2322 VENTRICOSE
  2318 TIMENOPENNY (TIMENOGUY) (Penny for the Guy)
 
2015-2016
  2291 AVESTA (Printer’s Devilry)
  2274 SIMPATICO
 


Annual Honours record of B. Lovering
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YearPrizes
(1, 2, 3)
VHCsHCsPosition
2017-20180 6 2 19
2016-20170 2 4
2015-20160 1 2