Almanac Life: ‘The Hunting of the Snark’ (or ‘Lessons for, and from, a life in policing’).

Danny Russell, known to Almanac readers as nonshedders, marks his retirement from the Tasmanian police with this insightful swansong. [Wise words, thanks Danny. JTH]

Round 22 – St Kilda v Sydney: When worlds collide

Ross Treverton might have blown his cover with this story of covertly supporting his Swans. [Keep on eye on the police officer’s socks at the footy – Ed]. [This is a dead set Almanac classic – JTH]