Personal Bests: Closing ceremony

We now return you to our regularly scheduled cynicism … And so a generation was inspired, to spend all day watching television. Now we must make sure we remember the legacy of the London 2012 Games, and perhaps switch over to The Jeremy Kyle Show on ITV. This is the last of our Personal Bests […]

Personal Bests: Another Olympics

Here’s a Personal Bests cartoon from the imagination of The Surreal McCoy. Browse the portfolios for more by these Olympian cartoonists.

Personal Bests: Drugs

Happily it seems to have been a Games without many obvious drug scandals, but that may just mean they haven’t been caught yet. More Personal Bests to be found here.

Cartooning: Can I have that idea please?

One of the prices for the skill of visual thinking is that sometimes other people admire them to the point of purchase, but not for direct attribution. The picture above of the cover of the most recent issue of  Private Eye magazine is an example of this. But, er, exclusively, we can reveal the original cartoon […]

Personal Bests: Legacy of the games

It is time to consider the legacy of the original Much Wenlock Olympian Games. Personal Bests from the UK Professional Cartoonists’ Organisation.

Personal Bests: Dressage

The performance aspects of the games make the spectacle. Nice horse boots! More Personal Bests, first displayed at the annual Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival.

Personal Bests: All together now

The activities of the bodies beautiful at the London Olympics get ever more extreme as the Games approach their climax. Enjoy other artistic activity with a look back through Personal Bests.

Good and bad news at the Games

The Olympics has presented a problem for hard-bitten, cynical cartoonists, because it has turned out to be something of a Good News Story. We’ve been keeping an eye on the very latest Olympics cartoons – as well as presenting the Personal Bests exhibition from the Shrewsbury Cartoon Festival – and present a round-up here. Be […]

Personal Bests: British Winners

As it has turned out we’ve needed more podia (?) to fit them all on. Look out for more Personal Bests during week two of the Olympics.