Paul's Clue Competition Archive
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Results W/E 25/10/09
Loads of super entries this week. Many thanks.
Here are those commended:
Kieron Dineen, Newport: Might he present, moderately or otherwise? (6,6) DERMOT O'LEARY
Beth Bebbington, Cambridge (although I think the 'sounds like indicator should be appended to the first part of the clue): Reserve a holiday in capital, say? (9)
Duncan Robertson, London (another very sneaky, and hopeful 'sounds like'): Measure delay to fear of Barbarian sound (13) HUNDREDWEIGHT
Neil Walker, Barrow in Furness, defining the BNP leader in: Arrest monster fascist (4,7) NICK GRIFFIN
David K, Whitstable: Approve of hoax ... Hoaxed! (7) CONDONE
Richard J Wilson, Manchester: Terrible arse! Say, result of this? (8) DIARRHOEA
Richard J Wilson, Manchester: Team in disarray - 50/50, I'll choose heads - irony, perhaps? (8) METALLIC
Duncan Robertson, London: Key lies in casual whim above spirit (4,6) MALT WHISKY
Robert Brown, Sheffield: White House resident has one night in Montmartre (5) INUIT
Sil van den Hoek, Cambridge: It takes two, baby (hope not) (8) COUPLING
Sil van den Hoek, Cambridge: Living in seclusion, doctor commits a sin (11) MONASTICISM
And this week's fine winners?
BRONZE: Robert Brown, Sheffield, for his 'leaves' in: Rough-pile carpet leaves ship (3,7) TEA CLIPPER
SILVER: Sil van den Hoek, Cambridge, for the smooth surface reading of: I can be a key note in a short Streep movie (8,6) AMERICAN BEAUTY
AND THE WINNER!
Neil Walker, Barrow in Furness, for licking the opposition with: Ulterior
motive of Haagen-Dazs? (6,6) HIDDEN AGENDA
Great stuff. Many thanks once again, and keep the clues coming!
All the best,