Peter Rhodes - Blog of the Year

For the love of a queen

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on medieval wooing, the scales of injustice and a grim outlook for Scotland.

So when is a jihadist cured?

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on taking a gamble on Armageddon, a real fire in Wales and a funeral fit for a king.

Suck in that waist.

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Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on the illusion of fitness, the love-bombing of Scotland and the joy of Ever Decreasing Circles.

Bullet-proof bibles?

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Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on battlefield yarns, a mountain of duvets and why unhappy boats go faster.

The £100 million metatarsal

Captain Darling

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on transfer fees, the code of the truckers and a new job for Captain Darling.

Thoroughly Baked Off yet?

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Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on a storm in a cupcake, a car-insurance scam and farewell to the Beeb's handsomest newsreader.

Dying for the Constitution

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Blogger of the year PETER RHODES on US gun law, the ultimate gizmo for the Nanny State and another useful Welsh word.

A smashing start to the new term

Tax liability?

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on how to amuse pupils, a suspicious silence over murder and the bill from the taxman for defending your country.

The tartan elephant

Tony-Blair

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on the Scottish issue no-one mentions, the public face of British jihad and the legacy of Carry On.

A legend in the snowdrifts

Actor and director Richard Attenborough has died aged 90.

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES recalls an encounter with Richard Attenborough. Plus, a handwarmer for dog owners and a turkey for the Doctor.

All at sea

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Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on an honorary Brit in a boat, waging war Kipling-style and re-writing much-loved old jokes.

More haste, less speed

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Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on a slow “fast till,” the trouble with bogus hitmen and why it pays to be pretty in court.

How not to whistle

LaurenBacall

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on a film star's tip, a nasty TV licence scam and things to put on your hole-in-the-bucket list

Trident's vanishing act

Service to celebrate the life and work of Sir David Frost

Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on nuclear planning, biblical prophecy and bad news for heart surgeons.