62-Gun Salute. June 2014.

Dear Rowley, To the Queen’s House at the Tower of London this lunchtime to watch the 62-gun salute for the Duke of Edinburgh’s 93rd birthday. The invitation came courtesy of Royal Salute whiskey who were hosting the lunch and whiskey … Continue reading

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The Royal Shakespeare Company. May 2014.

Dear Rowley, I have made it no great secret that I consider Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall  and Bring Up The Bodies are two of the finest novels ever written in the English language. It was sheer brilliance to take Henry VIII’s villainous Master … Continue reading

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