LDV Caption Competition: Lumley & Clegg “Ab Fab” Edition

There’s no prize at stake – just the opportunity to prove you’re wittier than any other LDV reader…

(Picture by PaperMaven.)

Here’s Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg with star of Absolutely Fabulous Joanna Lumley. What do you think might be being said or thought by or about them?

And the winner of our last caption comp is…

Some fantastic entries for our most recent caption competition, Nick Harvey “Pleased to see me?” Edition.

The winner, according to The Voice’s judging panel of one, was this one by Andreas Christodoulou:

“Handling a man’s massive weapon? I can see why you didn’t allow Liam Fox to do this.”

with an honourable mention for this one by Steve Way:

“You should have visited last week, Sir, we used to have soldiers to fire the rifles then…”

Got a photo of a prominent Lib Dem you think would work well for a future caption competition? Then please email us at [email protected].

* Stephen was Editor (and Co-Editor) of Liberal Democrat Voice from 2007 to 2015, and writes at The Collected Stephen Tall.

Read more by or more about or .
This entry was posted in Caption Comp.


  • Stephen Tilley 22nd Jul '12 - 4:51pm

    Look here, Nick is right, it’s a Libdem event so nobody can leave this room until everybody has bought a strip of raffle tickets.

  • I think Sapphire is saying “Don’t just stand there smirking. Can’t you see my arms are dissolving?”

  • David Allen 23rd Jul '12 - 5:47pm

    Joanna: “I was the one who stood up for the Gurkhas! Then some second-rate politician, who shall remain nameless, came along and tried to take all the credit.”

    Nick: “Isn’t that floor nicely polished?”

  • LondonLiberal 24th Jul '12 - 1:07pm

    Joanna Lumley explains what the Tories are doing to the Liberal Democrats with embarrassingly explicit hand gestures.

Post a Comment

Lib Dem Voice welcomes comments from everyone but we ask you to be polite, to be on topic and to be who you say you are. You can read our comments policy in full here. Please respect it and all readers of the site.

To have your photo next to your comment please signup your email address with Gravatar.

Your email is never published. Required fields are marked *

Please complete the name of this site, Liberal Democrat ...?


Recent Comments

  • Former Dem
    There's a lot of slow-burning resentment against the Lib Dems for the 2012 Health and Social Care Act, which did a lot of damage and fragmentation to the NHS. L...
  • Peter Davies
    @James Fowler, @Chris Moore. At this election, Labour will be 'Most Trusted' on the NHS in all the polls but we should have no trouble being more trusted than t...
  • Alex Macfie
    The Scottish Highlands is one of those places where electoral success depends strongly on personal popularity, and ideology is a lesser consideration. If this A...
  • David Evans
    Kit, I sad to have to contradict you, but there is evidence. You seem to be choosing to ignore it and that is a concern. All the best, David...
  • Katharine Pindar
    Correction: Michael BG's important article on how deep poverty could be ended by 2029 was of course posted here in October 2023, not 2013; the reference I gave ...