Azed Competition No. 1753  Azed Slip  |  ◀  1752  |  1758  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1753 Jan 2006DIAGONAL normal28


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstJ. C. LeylandPossibly I do anag. & lit. rendering it lamely: ‘A line doing a slant’anag. less it, anag. incl. l, & lit.
SecondR. R. GreenfieldWith end of bigotry, what is shocking in a gay old bishop’s inclination?anag. less y; ref. chess
ThirdB. BurtonDeacon’s about to be dismissed for good – only course open to bishopdiaconal with g for c; ref. chess
VHCD. ArthurA line doing a move obliquely?anag. incl. l, & lit.
VHCM. BarleyAngling: contest between twisting fish and one with lineagon in id (rev.) a l
VHCC. J. & M. P. ButlerCanting Adonis toying with gal (no hint of sex)anag. less s
VHCC. A. ClarkeBias: a loading that’s skewedanag.
VHCM. CoatesObliquely I go and a line I amanag. incl. l, & lit.
VHCR. DeanBetween two corners, assist from back’s heading for net in scoreaid (rev.) + n in goal
VHCN. C. DexterAn oblong’s extremities I’d obliquely join with a lineanag. incl. o, g + a l, & lit.
VHCM. J. HanleyGoing through the corners with one inside, Lagonda’s written off?I in anag.
VHCR. HeskethLine taken by bishops relating to deacons – good for chapterdiaconal with g for c
VHCR. J. HooperGoal! – and international’s shot from a corner headed for anotheranag. incl. I
VHCS. D. JamesCater for the locals having laid on a good spreadanag. incl. g; cater2
VHCMrs S. G. JohnsonBiased government subsidy backed ruinous loanG aid (rev.) + anag.
VHCJ. P. LesterDemonstrating Lagonda, I swerved through the cornersanag.
VHCD. F. ManleyShaky old nag full of sloth going round point-to-point cutting corners?ai (rev.) in anag.; ref. d. of quadrilateral or polygon
VHCP. W. MarlowWhat might be constructed on a grid (a line) concealing setter’s end?anag. incl. l, less r, & lit.; ref. AZ’s message in d.
VHCK. MilanSlash aid, along with reconstructionanag.
VHCT. J. MooreySee New Orleans given little Government help, reflecting North/South’s divide?la NO G aid (all rev.); solidus; ref. Hurricane Katrina
VHCI. MorganStruggle in ring? It engages both cornersagon in dial
VHCC. J. MorseI’m a line that joins and I go aslantanag. + a l, & lit.
VHCG. PerryBoth corners are connected with this struggle in ringagon in dial
VHCR. PerryConflict in ring between red and blue cornersagon in dial
VHCN. G. ShippobothamBishop controls it – this rite involving God (inter alia)comp. anag.
VHCT. SmithOpposing corners are united by this struggle in ringagon in dial
VHCJ. R. TozerCatering line cooked in old Agaanag.; cater2
VHCA. J. WardropIt comes in from a corner and goalie almost blundersanag. incl. goali(e)

HCs in competition 1753 awarded to:

T. AndersonA. J. DornE. C. LanceN. Roper
F. AnstisW. DreverM. A. LassmanM. Sanderson
W. G. ArnottM. DrewD. LittleD. J. Short
I. M. BartonC. M. EdmundsM. A. Macdonald-CooperC. M. Steele
J. R. BeresfordJ. FaircloughN. MacSweeneyR. C. Teuton
P. BerridgeDr I. S. FletcherJ. R. C. MichieC. J. A. Underhill
T. C. BorlandR. P. C. FormanC. G. MillinMs C. van Starkenburg
C. J. BroughamH. FreemanR. S. MorseMs S. Wallace
Rev Canon C. M. BrounMrs E. GreenawayR. MurdochL. Ward
E. J. BurgeJ. GrimesT. D. NichollJ. Waterton
Dr J. BurscoughJ. P. GuiverR. A. NortonR. J. Whale
Mrs M. J. CansfieldA. HodgsonA. & S. OdberG. H. Willett
N. ConnaughtonR. JacksF. R. PalmerDr E. Young
E. CrossW. JacksonR. J. PalmerR. Zara
D. J. Dare-PlumptonMrs D. B. JenkinsonD. Parfitt 
E. DawidD. K. JervisA. Plumb 
Ms P. DiamondDr D. T. LambertT. Powell