Weighing-in. September 2018.

Dear Rowley, Whatever happened to professional drinking? You know, the Mad Men two fingers of scotch to seal the deal, the neat whiskey and a steak that sustained 60s Vogue editor Diana Vreeland or the vodka rocks imbibed by the first supermodels – … Continue reading

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Detox. October 2015.

Dear Rowley, Well my dear, the party’s over, it’s all over my friend. So said Kenneth Williams in one of my favourite Round the Horne sketches. It’s the way he tells them, I find. Needless to say, the Spencer Hart launch … Continue reading

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Art or Bust. October 2015.

Dear Rowley, The annual Frieze Art Fair in Regent’s Park is better value for monkey business than London Zoo. It is held in vast marquees that stretch for miles with every conceivable hot contemporary art gallery in attendance showing their … Continue reading

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