Mitch. December 2015.

Dear Rowley, One of the perks of my job is the tales of the unexpected I am privileged to tell. Though I don’t do an awful lot of journalism any more, I can always rely on my old mucker Ashley … Continue reading

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Windsor Castle February 2011

Dear Rowley, A jaunt yesterday to the royal archive in Windsor Castle with His Royal Keithness from Henry Poole & Co to try and track down a photograph of King Edward VII as Prince of Wales wearing the first short … Continue reading

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Larks at the Groucho February 2011

Dear Rowley, Did I tell you Inga, my right hand woman at the Gieves & Hawkes archive (now at Poole’s) is going to have a baby? She is such a sensational lady and rocks fishnets almost as well as Gail. … Continue reading

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Life After Strictly December 2010

Dear Rowley, Je suis desolee. Last night Strictly Come Dancing came to an end of series. As I suspected, Kara and Artem won the night and quite rightly so. What a good looking couple! She is like the next Audrey … Continue reading

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Flower Arranging November 2010

Dear Rowley, According to the Saturday Telegraph, the lion’s share of British adults would choose to go back to the 1980s if they could return to any decade. This is really Margaret Thatcher’s compliment. End of story. Have you received … Continue reading

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