Azed Competition No. 1818  Azed Slip  |  < 1814  |  1823 >  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
1818 Apr 2007POISSO(N) D’AVRIL Letters Latent21


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstD. F. ManleyThis wheeze? I hope AZ soIver wised up!comp. anag. & lit.; up = in an excited state
SecondM. GoodliffeLegumes drink fluid, a type of sappois soda vril
ThirdA. J. WardropOne who’s had a drop of vodka spoils radio broadcastanag. incl. v
VHCD. AppletonTrivial spoof one associates with special date – silly, not often funnyanag. incl. s, d less anag., & lit.
VHCR. E. BootCould be dubious spaghetti trees or unusual ravioli’s podsanag.; ref famous ‘Panorama’ spoof
VHCD. J. Dare-PlumptonVoilà! Pris! So … dupe at the 1st being raggedanag. incl. d, & lit.
VHCG. I. L. GraftonGull avoids P&O’s liner at sea (only odd bits of neep thrown out)anag. less n, e
VHCR. J. HealdBatter should primarily avoid slip or he’s sure to be caught out by a fast oneanag. incl. s
VHCP. F. HendersonRavioli’s ‘pods’ confused one taken in by spaghetti ‘trees’anag.
VHCR. HeskethAvoid slips or blunders to get a mark one’s been after in French translationanag.; mark = suitable victim
VHCM. HodgkinRancid old pissoir, outside convenience left off annual urine extraction routine?(l)av in anag.; taking the p*ss
VHCL. M. InmanDavro spoils one funny foreign jokeanag. incl. I
VHCS. D. JamesI fall into trap door via slips in performanceanag.
VHCI. D. McDonaldAvoid slips or possibly one will be victim of spinneranag.
VHCD. ParfittCuckoo solo is very rapid – a mark of Spring?anag. incl. v; mark = suitable victim
VHCR. PerryGauloise butt lawyer deposited in rickety old pissoirAv. in anag.
VHCMrs L. J. RobertsSpring fall, so violas drip, sousedanag.; fall2
VHCV. SethPerhaps spaghetti tree sap could be processed to make square ravioli podsanag. incl. s
VHCN. G. ShippobothamDate 01/04 ends in leg-pull for this sap abroadanag. of d 0 I 0 IV l r s sap, & lit.
VHCG. H. WillettIn France what is typically green clod very taken in by devious liar?pois + sod + v in anag., & lit.
VHCD. C. WilliamsonOrigins of spaghetti spoof, found in shredded ravioli pod?s, s in anag., & lit.

HCs awarded in competition 1818 to:

N. AinleyV. DixonP. W. MarlowI. Simpson
T. AndersonM. DraperL. F. MarzillierP. L. Stone
D. ArthurC. M. EdmundsJ. R. C. MichieK. Thomas
D. & N. AsplandC. D. S. & E. A. FieldT. J. MooreyD. Tilley
K. BadmanDr I. S. FletcherC. J. MorseMs S. Wallace
C. BoydC. GeorgeW. MurphyL. Ward
C. J. BroughamR. GilbertF. R. PalmerJ. Woodall
Rev Canon C. M. BrounJ. F. GrimshawG. & J. ParsonsDr E. Young
E. J. BurgeB. HitmanW. RansomeR. Zara
D. CarterM. JonesD. R. Robinson 
R. DeanN. MacSweeneyD. Shiell 
N. C. DexterW. F. MainD. J. Short