A strange twist of lemon

September 8, 1995

When is a lemon not a lemon? Readers of The THES (Sepember 1) might well have pondered this question when a picture of Leicester University's 16-acre Harold Martin Botanic Garden showed senior botanic gardener Graham Benskin admiring the giant lemons in the university's hothouses. For the caption accompanying the photograph described the lemons as pawpaws! Considering the heatwave has produced lemons twice their normal size, staff at The THES could be forgiven for their faux pas. This clarification should ensure there are no bitter feelings!

ATHER MIRZA Director of press and alumni relations Leicester University

Please login or register to read this article

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

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

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments