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 awarded in competition 2364 to:

P. BartlamA. H. HarkerT. J. MooreyB. Solomons
T. C. BorlandR. J. HooperDr P. W. NashP. A. Stephenson
Ms L. DavisG. JohnstoneC. OgilvieP. L. Stone
V. DixonJ. P. LesterD. J. R. OgilvieR. C. Teuton
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. Vincent & Ms R. PorterA. J. Young
J. GrimesP. McKennaJ. & A. PriceDr E. Young
J. P. B. HallJ. R. C. MichieD. Price JonesR. Zara