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Winner of the August caption competition…

There were, as usual, some good and inventive entries for the caption competition.  Perhaps not surprisingly, the lampshade figured fairly prominently.  Some of these lampshade-inspired entries made it to the shortlist.  Rob Cadman neatly managed to link the lampshade with my hand … Continue reading

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Caption competition – the Lord is guiding

This month’s caption competition derives from the Workshop of Parliamentary Scholars and Parliamentarians (see previous post).  At each Workshop, I provide a guided your of the venue – Wroxton Abbey, which is actually a Jacobean mansion (built on the site … Continue reading

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And the winner of the Brexit contest…

I thought the latest caption competition was challenging, but readers have proved how inventive they can be.  The entries were notable for their quantity and quality.  As a result, I faced the usual problem of choosing a winner.  One reader … Continue reading

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Brexit caption competition

Given all the dreadful things that have been happening – and I may comment on them in a later post – I thought it may be appropriate for a bit of light relief and, by popular demand, offer another caption … Continue reading

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The winner of the new year caption competition….

There were some good entries for the latest caption competition.  There were a few obvious themes as well as a number of rather innovative free-standing entries.  One of the themes was cake-related, a somewhat recurring topic in the caption competitions.  The most obvious theme was to … Continue reading

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New year caption competition

I realise I have not yet posted a caption competition this year.  I knew it was time for action when an academic colleague asked when the next one would be.  The reception in December to mark the thirtieth anniversary of … Continue reading

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The winner is…

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 … Continue reading

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