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And the winner is…..

No, not the general election – we know who won that – but the caption competition.  The competition, unlike the election, has been a close-run thing.  There were several very inventive and amusing entries, all meeting the ‘laugh out loud’ … Continue reading

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By popular demand…. a caption competition

At a time of bad weather, dark nights and a general election campaign, there may be a case for  a bit of light relief, so time for another caption competition.  This picture (suggested for the competition by Ken Batty, who … Continue reading

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Winners of the summer caption competition…

Deciding a winner for the summer caption competition was not easy.  Not only was there a good number of entries, there were plenty that were clever and witty.  In the event, I reduced it to a shortlist of four, each … Continue reading

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And the winner is…

Choosing the winning entry for the latest competition was a difficult exercise.  It was a close-run thing.  There were some entries that were topical – not least Daniel Cooper’s – and some that played on the hand gestures and the … Continue reading

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May competition… and the winner is

The latest caption competition produced some excellent entries.  The problem for me has been choosing between them.  I was impressed by how observant many readers were.  Some based their entries on the fact that I appeared to be clenching my … Continue reading

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Caption competition for November

Picture by Mike Park, university photographer. Today we had a lecture, on legislation, delivered by David Slater, a clerk in the Public Bill Office in the House of Commons.  It is one in a series provided by Parliament, Hull being … Continue reading

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