There were, as ever, some ingenious entries for the caption competition. Readers of the blog are clearly original and inventive thinkers. As tends to be the case, I was spoilt for choice in selecting a winner. A number of entries were especially funny and demonstrated a close attention to detail, ranging from Ken Wilkinson’s ‘Streaking glove puppet spotted in the Vatican’ to Croft’s ‘Is LN thinking: I could have been the model for Rodin’s The Thinker’. There were some nice Hull-related entries, especially Nicholas Hackett’s ‘Hull mafia spotted at organised crime summit’. A number were also cake, or at least food, related. Although Richard Quirk got in first with ‘Four hours in and not a single cake in sight!’, he was pipped at the post by Alex M, who offered:
As Baroness Butler-Sloss looks through the menu, Lord Norton of Louth ponders where his cake has gotten to…
If Alex M would like to get in touch, his prize will be on its way.