Clues by M. A. Macdonald-Cooper in 2015-2016
Azed competitions from 2250 to 2305    All clues by M. A. Macdonald-Cooper  |   2015-2016 Honours list
VHCsHCs Honours
M. A. Macdonald-Cooper010726
No.Clue wordAwardClueExplanation
2257BUST-UP / PIT-PAT (Right and Left)VHCRow boat backwards, then ram palpitating old man in Chathamsub (rev.) + tup; pa in Pitt (the Elder, Earl of Chatham)
2261GANGSTERLANDVHCWhere you’d find Moll or Judy e.g. hugging naughty gentsanag. in Garland
2265ESPRIT FORTVHCWry self-portrait left artist’s face obscured – Francis Bacon, perhaps?anag. less l, a; ref. FB philosopher and FB painter
2270*FENESTRAVHCOriel say tuition charges must inhibit men or women ultimately with a right to come upn in fees + a rt (rev.)
2272SNOWMOBILEVHCNothing disrupts flourishing women’s lib drive in hostile climate0 in anag.
2274SIMPATICOVHCDevilishly clever, I’d dismissed diplomatic service – not exactly congenialanag. less anag.
2287VALETSecondBye, first to third manvale2 + t
2296IMPROPERLYVHCTo suggest holding referendum initially works, though ultimately failing in unseemly mannerr oper(a) in imply
2305AGREE def. PATCH (Wrong Number)VHCArea covered with grass mostly used in matcha gree(n); area

HCs awarded in competitions:

2250 MILESTONE (with missing O) (Missing Letter)
2291 AVESTA (Printer’s Devilry)

* Competition excluded from annual honours