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April’s winner

As I have already decided which photograph to use for the next caption competition, I think I had better announce the winner of the April competition.  There were some fine entries.  DF Rostron deserves a commendation for a particularly clever … Continue reading

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April caption competition

I thought I would post early the picture for the April caption competition.  This one is somewhat different from those for previous competitions.  It is taken from the BBC coverage of Barack Obama’s address to members of both Houses of … Continue reading

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And the winner is….

I was spoilt for choice in determining the winner  of the caption competition.  A good number certainly passed the test.  There was Princeps Senatus’ splendid, and very British, play on words. DF Rostron deserves a commendation for the quantity and … Continue reading

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Yet more entries…

Every time I am close to announcing the winner of the February caption competition, some late entries arrive.  A number are real contenders.  The entries have been notable for their quantity and their quality.  However, we are now in March, … Continue reading

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February caption competition

A number of people have asked me when the next caption competition is being held.  They include someone who enjoys the competition even though never offering a caption.  So, by popular demand, here’s the February competition.  The winner will be … Continue reading

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And the winner is….

I was spoilt for choice in deciding the winner of the latest caption competition.  There were many excellent entries.  I narrowed it down to half-a-dozen or so.  I know some of my close friends (those who don’t really understand me) … Continue reading

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New Year caption competition

My WordPress stats reveal that caption competitions are the most popular posts on the blog.  As there has not yet been a competition this year, I thought I would have a New Year caption competition. The picture shows me in … Continue reading

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And the winners are…

This month’s caption competition attracted some excellent entries and I have had difficulty deciding a winner.  They were all potential winners.  At the end, I decided there was a tie for first place and the two winning entries are: Tony … Continue reading

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The office. And the winner is….

The entries for the latest caption competition were impressive, both quantitatively and qualitatively.  I was not expecting such a crop of excellent captions.  The result is that I have been spoilt for choice. In terms of wit and appropriateness to … Continue reading

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Caption competition – the office

As we enter the summer recess, I thought this would be an appropriate time for another caption competition.  The picture shows me in in my office on campus.   Regular readers will be familiar with the desk and the extent to … Continue reading

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