And Then There Were None. January 2015.

Dear Rowley, Who knew January was the rainy season in London? Every day since Christmas, London has been bathed in a miasma of mist, gloom and sleet: perfect weather for a hanging at Holloway. Speaking of capital punishment, did I … Continue reading

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Old Friends As We Are. December 2014.

Dear Rowley, Being something of a Luciaphile, I have on more than one occasion been asked what I thought about the BBC’s new three-part adaptation of E. F. Benson’s Mapp & Lucia novels. Like Noël Coward, W. H. Auden and Nancy … Continue reading

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BAFTAs & Bespoke

Dear Rowley, It’s BAFTA night so rather a relief that I’m in the middle of a series of four duvet days due to a slight chill caught recklessly walking home from the MTBA black tie dinner on Thursday. The MTBA … Continue reading

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