Azed Competition No. 2083  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2078  |  2087  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2083 May 2012BEWITCH normal22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. C. TeutonTo —— I afflict with obi etccomp. anag. & lit.
SecondP. L. StoneSpell after tea without runs, pitch losing a bit of paceb(r)ew + (p)itch
ThirdJ. C. LeylandThose introducing hosepipe ban ignore complaints and wet, stormy spellanag. of initial letters & wet
VHCT. AndersonBravo! Ronnie’s final with century breaks to enthralB, e + c in with; ref. R. O’Sullivan, world snooker championship
VHCM. BarkerHex, black magic ultimately mixed with whiteB + c in anag.
VHCM. BarleySpell one had in the W.C., ill after onset of bellyacheb + I in anag.
VHCT. C. BorlandSpell Gewicht wrong, getting B for Germananag. with B for G
VHCC. J. BroughamGossamer creation from the East with long obiweb (rev.) + itch
VHCC. J. ButlerCharm and humour featured in a book of Updike’swit in ‘Bech’ (novel by J. Updike)
VHCC. A. ClarkeCourt with sex appeal firing heart?w it for n in bench, & lit.
VHCW. DreverLeaders of bridal entourage wait in the church hall entrancefirst letters
VHCR. J. HealdBotham’s no. 1 hate, exhausting bowler perhaps with long spellB + (hat)e + w itch
VHCM. A. Macdonald-CooperWest Indies being put in make deep impression after Broad’s opening spellB + WI in etch
VHCP. W. MarlowUnrest in much of Tibet (with West intervening) is seen by Chinese as intrigueW in anag. less t + Ch.
VHCC. J. MorseThe internet’s regressive with a persistent urge to spell badlyWeb (rev.) + itch
VHCD. PendreyEngland’s opener caught and bowled with devilish spellanag. incl. E, c, b
VHCN. G. ShippobothamConstant companion rarely retains charmc in be with
VHCMrs A. TerrillCharm school’s number two brought in to chaperone?c in be with
VHCJ. R. TozerBride’s outside, bar a delay, by church entranceb(rid)e + w(a)it + ch.
VHCMrs A. M. WaldenLive through biting cold spellbe + c in with
VHCMs S. WallaceCharm concocted with Hecate’s brew exuding her sweat foullycomp. anag.
VHCA. J. WardropGrumble about backward-looking people in general strikewe (rev.) in bitch

HCs in competition 2083 awarded to:

G. AldermanD. V. HarryJ. R. C. MichieC. M. Steele
Ms K. BoltonR. HeskethK. MilanP. Taylor
Dr J. BurscoughM. HodgkinT. J. MooreyD. H. Tompsett
D. A. CampbellR. J. HooperM. MoranM. Wainwright
M. CoatesMrs D. B. JenkinsonP. MullerL. Ward
E. CrossMrs J. M. JohnsonM. OwenN. Warne
T. CrowtherE. C. LanceA. M. PriceR. J. Whale
C. M. EdmundsE. LoobyW. RansomeA. Whittaker
R. GilbertN. MacSweeneyG. RavenG. H. Willett
J. GlassonburyD. F. ManleyDr S. J. ShawA. J. Young
Mrs E. GreenawayK. ManleyD. P. ShenkinDr E. Young
J. P. GuiverG. McStravickI. Simpson