Azed Competition No. 2364  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2360  |  2369  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2364 Oct 2017COMPOST HEAP normal22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstR. J. WhaleCanine requires pet shampoo after rolling about in this!C + anag., & lit.
SecondM. BarleyA repository of fertile material, Chambers, the starting point for anyone entering competitionpos + the + a in comp.
ThirdDr S. J. ShawScraps of organic matter piled outside, feeding cultivated patchesfirst letters in anag., & lit.
VHCD. & N. AsplandConservative MPs hope to spread around a resource to help green shoots?C + a in anag.
VHCG. BorooahSurprisingly, champ’s pot heads to Englishman overseas for this pile of rubbish!anag. incl. E, o; ref. AZ cup
VHCDr J. BurscoughContaining organic material primarily, phosphate possibly – refuse tip for horticulturistfirst letters + anag. less h, & lit.
VHCC. A. ClarkeMPs too embroiled in tatty decaying pileanag. in cheap; ref. House of Commons
VHCG. P. ConwaySome patch with potato skin recycling?anag. incl. p, o, & lit.
VHCDr I. S. FletcherCommon tip for garden leaves rotting happens tocom. + anag. less n, & lit.
VHCR. J. HealdChambers’ll have the answer when entering competition – it’s a fertile source for Don et alpos + the a in comp.; ref. Monty D., D. Manley
VHCP. W. MarlowPatch with some bits of peelings offloaded for decompositionanag. incl. p, o, & lit.
VHCC. G. MillinBits of organic material – a pile – saving money outsideo, m + post in cheap, & lit.
VHCT. D. NichollPM copes badly with troublesome throat – right time to depart for the rubbish pile?anag. less r, t
VHCR. J. PalmerDon’s a regular turn at this competition – he’s top banana ultimately for cluingcomp. + anag.; ref. Monty D., D. Manley
VHCT. RuddMa’s pet pooch runs amok here, sprays and leaves waste in a pileanag.; spray = branch
VHCA. D. ScottPile of fertiliser, inexpensive – order by mail receivedOM post in cheap
VHCP. TharbyBits of organic material stop decomposing in inferior source of fertilisero, m + anag. in cheap
VHCJ. R. TozerRuck disintegrating, oppose match carrying onanag.
VHCMrs A. M. WaldenIt provides fertilizer comprising potash mixed with earthcomp. + anag. incl. e
VHCL. WardTrill a bit of Catullus and Sappho to me … it might help solve our problems in bedanag. incl. C; ref. erotic poets
VHCA. J. WardropPoem St Phocas endlessly reworked in which gardeners find enriching materialanag. less s; St P., patron saint of gardeners
VHCG. H. WillettSome chaps endlessly opt out and refuse en masse to help in the gardenanag. less s

HCs in competition 2364 awarded to:

P. BartlamA. H. HarkerT. J. MooreyP. A. Stephenson
T. C. BorlandR. J. HooperDr P. W. NashP. L. Stone
Ms L. DavisG. JohnstoneC. OgilvieR. C. Teuton
V. DixonJ. P. LesterD. J. R. OgilvieJ. Vincent & Ms R. Porter
W. DreverJ. C. LeylandS. J. O’BoyleJ. Walker
C. M. EdmundsM. LunanJ. ParkeMs S. Wallace
J. FaircloughMs R. MacGillivrayA. PlumbK. & J. Wolff
G. I. L. GraftonD. F. ManleyJ. & A. PriceA. J. Young
J. GrimesP. McKennaD. Price JonesDr E. Young
J. P. B. HallJ. R. C. MichieB. SolomonsR. Zara