Azed Competition No. 2591  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2586  |  2595  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2591 Feb 2022GHAT normal21


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstM. BarleyWhat borders a river in India (good for spot of bathing)?i.e. Bh(aR)at, with g for b, & lit.; see Bharat in C.
SecondA. ChamberlainSaddle in Himalayas? Tough seat, killing to use(tou)gh (se)at
ThirdW. DreverSee Gandhi thus disposed of in Hindus’ ——comp. anag. & lit.
VHCT. AndersonWhat can be fired repeatedly, consuming flesh finallyh in gat, & lit.
VHCT. C. BorlandGrand passion English suppressed in A Passage to India?g + h(E)at
VHCC. J. BroughamLodge being out of reach of water, maybe beaver steps down to riverlodge less lode + hat
VHCJ. GrimesHeading from Ganges boater possibly brings one to thisG + hat, & lit.
VHCR. J. HealdPassing over Indian region containing hill without difficulty, head for thish(ill) in G(O)a + t, & lit.
VHCP. F. HendersonLeading feature of Ganges, also area passing through heightG + A in ht, 2 mngs., & lit.
VHCJ. C. Leyland Is this entrance for groups seen swimming in the Ganges?comp. anag. incl. g, & lit.
VHCM. Lloyd-JonesGoldfinch’s wings are beginning to tire in flight alongside riverg, h + a + t
VHCD. F. ManleyTravelling the Ganges? You may have seen this, landing finallycomp. anag. incl. g, & lit.
VHCP. W. MarlowSome cycling hate piece that goes round hard saddle maybehidden, H in gat
VHCT. J. MooreyTerm for path between peaks in Gujarat and Tripura?h in G a T, & lit.
VHCJ. & A. PriceAccess to Ganges followed by boater perhapsG + hat, & lit.
VHCDr S. J. ShawWhat leads Ganges bathers towards water essentiallyG + middle letters, & lit.
VHCR. C. TeutonWith an element of guesswork Mastermind champion avoided a passg + hat(ch)
VHCJ. R. TozerDefile Government with rancour, ignoring warning to stopG + hat(red)
VHCJ. Vincent & Ms R. PorterWhere boater perhaps may be moored by Ganges’ edgeG + hat, & lit.
VHCT. West-TaylorFlight half submerged, landing point in Indiaa in (fli)ght, & lit.; point = culmination
VHCK. & J. WolffTranslated, bathing-stair could be Britain’s ——comp. anag. & lit.

HCs in competition 2591 awarded to:

D. AppletonH. FreemanA. MacDougallK. Thomas
D. & N. AsplandA. GerrardP. McKennaA. J. Varney
A. BrashG. I. L. GraftonC. G. MillinMrs A. M. Walden
Dr J. BurscoughC. & C. HintonT. D. NichollMs S. Wallace
C. A. ClarkeM. HodgkinD. Price JonesA. J. Wardrop
T. ClementT. JacobsM. ReesD. Whisstock
Ms S. CurranP. JenkinsonDr J. B. ReidG. H. Willett
P. A. DaviesG. JohnstoneT. Rudd 
A. S. EverestJ. R. H. JonesM. Sloman