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Caption Competition

13:32 UK time, Friday, 18 December 2009

Winning entries in the Caption Competition.

The competition is now closed. Full rules can be seen here [PDF].


One from the archives to mark the passing of the cheque. In 1970, Punch humourist AP Herbert reenacted one of his fictional legal cases (more details from Snopes). He scrawled a cheque on the side of a Golden Guernsey, and took her to the bank to be cashed in.

Thanks to all who entered. The prize of a small amount of kudos to the following:

6. redalfa147
If Damien Hirst ran banks...

5. fandango2
"I'm afraid you've gone pasture overdraft limit. We're friesian your account."

4. HaveGavel
"Of course I'm a steakholder!"

3. philjwade
"He told me he left his cheque book in his udder suit."

2. Nick Fowler
Bankers find a way to get around having their bonuses taxed.

1. Pendragon
"And I had a devil of a job trying to stuff one in your Night Safe yesterday evening..."


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