VEGETABLE STEW AND FRUIT SALAD
Thanks for all your entries. It kept me nice and busy in the first few days home recovering
from my operation.
I didnt specify any deadlines, so in joint first place
are those who got full marks congratulations to
LS and Helen
Runners-up Mick and Pat with 24, closely followed by
Teresa (23) and Terry (22). Great
efforts also from OC, Panikos, Amelie and Tim.
Among the individual questions, number 5 probably created
most difficulty, while several came up with the alternative answer of sloe to
number 16: this certainly fits the
first three words of the question perfectly, but, as it ignores the remainder
of the question and the alphabeticity of the answers, I decided in the end to
The answers in full for the record are:
1. APPLE Lapped endlessly around
ARTICHOKE Use a trick hoe
and rip coat to shreds
- BANANA Anna gained BA
- BEAN Could a pole (N) be useful?
6. BEETROOT Result
of better two rounds (OO)
- CABBAGE Need to beg a cab
or cart for transport?
- DAMSON Mad son gets it
but cute Celt doesnt
start to get it
- NECTARINE Entrance I used should get you there
- ORANGE Nearly a goner
result pins rap wrongly
- PEA Mad
- PEACH (pea)
goes to church (CH)
Prepare to lose
traveller (rep): be prepared!
- PLUM Will
one lump be sufficient?
- POTATO Scrambled to top with top mark (A)
- RADISH Is hard to make out
- SPINACH Chaps in trouble
- SPROUT Takes or puts out
- SWEDE No weeds these
CORN Score went the way you wanted it
of secret wars