Azed Competition No. 2421  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2417  |  2425  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2421 Nov 2018SPASMODICAL normal23


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstG. BorooahÀ la PM’s disco dancing?anag. & lit.; ref. Theresa May at Tory conference
SecondDr I. S. FletcherSips do calm a burst of hiccups, maybeanag.
ThirdM. BarleyOccasional unsound entry to Azed comp is, sadly, not unknownanag. incl. A less y
VHCT. C. BorlandStarting trouble as coil’s dampanag.
VHCD. CarterIsolated PM’s coda is a deal finally unravelling?anag. incl. l
VHCN. ConnaughtonJerky is sun-imbued spiced meat Aldi & Co. supplyS in Spam + anag.
VHCV. DixonJerky – old? I see Spam as like thatanag. incl. c
VHCH. FreemanAs disco lamp, flickering?anag. & lit.
VHCJ. GrimesAs disco lamp’s flickering?anag. & lit.
VHCR. J. HealdTwitchy face of smuggler an indicator of stress when stopped by customss + modi in pascal
VHCV. HendersonAche —— – so a medical chap’s puzzled?comp. anag. & lit.
VHCM. HodgkinSocial media’s essential content hacked with spam in burstsanag. incl. d
VHCB. IngoldsbyNow and then pass ill-organised medical taking nothing for energyanag. + medical with 0 for E
VHCD. F. ManleyMuscle pain has doc so uncertain – is one such ——?comp. anag. & lit.
VHCJ. R. C. MichieBroken compass dial not fixedanag.
VHCT. D. NichollFollowing stokes, damp coal is flickering on and offs + anag.
VHCDr S. J. ShawSuch throes, intermittently present, could develop from isolated crampscomp. anag. incl. t, r, e, & lit.
VHCI. SimpsonSpecial area with customs in balance? Arlene’s latest to go twitchysp + a + modi in scal(e); ref. Arlene Foster
VHCJ. R. TozerJerky might if it’s hot make ‘Spamaholics’ a little dyspepticanag. incl. d less h
VHCJ. Vincent & Ms R. PorterA disco lamp’s flickering, going on and offanag.
VHCMrs A. M. WaldenCamp old actor’s opening is reviewed on front of stage periodicals + anag. incl. a; on = just after
VHCMs S. WallaceFitful snatches of madness and depression left Picasso troubledanag. incl. m, a, d, l
VHCK. & J. WolffPortion of Asari clams, poisoned (one gone off), spewed like a geyser!anag. incl. A, less one

HCs in competition 2421 awarded to:

P. B. AlldredE. DawidP. W. MarlowB. Solomons
T. AndersonW. DreverL. F. MarzillierP. A. Stephenson
D. AppletonP. FinanP. McKennaP. L. Stone
D. & N. AsplandR. GilbertRev Prebendary M. R. MetcalfP. Tharby
M. BarkerMs Y. GranthamC. G. MillinK. Thomas
M. BarnesA. & R. HadenT. J. MooreyD. Thomson
D. J. BexsonA. H. HarkerC. OgilvieA. Vick
J. BrownJ. R. H. JonesR. J. PalmerL. Ward
Dr J. BurscoughJ. P. LesterM. PriceA. J. Wardrop
A. ChamberlainJ. C. LeylandS. SaundersR. J. Whale
J. ClareB. LoveringA. D. ScottJ. Woodall
M. CoatesMs C. LovettJ. M. SharmanA. J. Young
Dr P. ColesG. MakerDr G. Simpson