Shine It On. December 2016.

Dear Rowley, There is one thing I envy about women over and above a preternatural ability to multi-task and instinctive emotional intelligence and that is the exclusive right to wear a tiara. Apart from the occasional diamond bandeau attached to … Continue reading

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Back in Business. July 2012.

Dear Rowley, I am enraptured by the Julia McKenzie Miss MarpleĀ episode called The Pale Horse. It involves a story of witchcraft in Much Deeping. The standout performance is by Pauline Collins as the chief witch. She is suburban. She has … Continue reading

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Sport’s Day. July 2012.

Dear Rowley, As has become our motto at No 17 Clifford Street on the new Anderson & Sheppard shop, ‘can you take it?’ After the usual morning swim, sauna and steam, I high tailed it to our temporary offices in … Continue reading

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New Balls Please. June 2012.

Dear Rowley, As they say down the souk in old Tangier town, ‘Trust in Allah but tie-up your camel’. This has been my philosophy for 2012. Once we’d put The Perfect GentlemanĀ to bed in March, I started to enjoy the … Continue reading

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