Cascades. November 2015.

Dear Rowley, If, like us, you have a degree in classic black and white movies then the word ‘Cascades’ speaks mouthfuls rather succinctly. Cascades was the rest home that Bette Davis’s character, Charlotte Vale, retired to in the film Now Voyager after … Continue reading

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My Fair Ladies June 2011

Dear Rowley, Don’t you feel for the Democratic congressman Anthony Weiner who, it seems, has been caught out ‘Sexting’ pictures of various body parts – not bad as it happens – to  random ladies? One almost feels the chap was … Continue reading

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The Wicked Stage August 2010

Dear Rowley, I promised you glamour and here it is. You will recall that I have been in negotiations with the Noel Coward Estate about various pieces that I would like to loan for the Savoy museum. Well, it looks … Continue reading

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