A little bottle goes a long way

November 24, 2006

Last week's Times Higher Awards were a merry occasion. And not just for the winners. One mischievous university, which shall remain nameless, ordered ten extra bottles of wine and charged them to the host publication. Apparently the guilty university claims that the fact that the monarch features in its title means that its staff don't need to carry cash or credit cards.

Of course, The Times Higher was happy to pick up the royal tab, pro tem.

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments
Register

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments