Carry On Nurse. April 2014.

Dear Rowley, What can one usefully add about Peaches Geldof’s untimely death aged twenty-five a generation after her poor mother Paula Yates took an accidental overdose of Heroin? Perhaps a contrast with the death of MGM singing, dancing, clowning and … Continue reading

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The Gold Rush. May 2013.

Dear Rowley, So the Love Gold London magpie has reported for duty in Cannes, or Juan les Pins to be precise, and is billeted at the Ambassadeurs hotel where all of the models in tomorrow’s amfAR Ultimate Gold runway show … Continue reading

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Balearics! June 1st 2011

Dear Rowley, Back at Bloomsbury Towers after a blissful few days on Menorca: the isle of my childhood. I find travel terribly C. S. Lewis. It is like going through the wardrobe to Narnia. You think you’ve been away for … Continue reading

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The Tweed Run April 2011

Dear Rowley, There’s a Kirsty McColl song called Thank You for the Days that came to mind on Grand National Saturday. It has now become something of a tradition that I gather-up a picnic and scads of Prosecco from John … Continue reading

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