Science Fiction. July 2017.

Dear Rowley, Technology does have a nasty habit of creeping up on you, doesn’t it? I didn’t even know that drones existed a year ago. Then I saw the wretched things on sale in Tottenham Court Road. So picture the … Continue reading

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Food Glorious Food. August 2015.

Dear Rowley, Is it only me who despairs that the West End of London is turning into one big trough? Every time one of my beloved honest independent shops is forced to close due to rent rises, you can bet … Continue reading

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Cissy That Walk. August 2015.

Dear Rowley, If there isn’t a box set of RuPaul’s Drag Race from season one to seven there jolly well ought to be. My few evenings at Bloomsbury Towers would be bereft without a cheeky G&T or three and a … Continue reading

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I’m Old Fashioned. May 2014.

Dear Rowley, Has to be said that the Victoria & Albert Museum is arguably the finest curator of fashion exhibitions in the world right now. Of course there is competition from New York’s Metropolitan Museum but the V&A wins on … Continue reading

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Carry On Nurse. April 2014.

Dear Rowley, What can one usefully add about Peaches Geldof’s untimely death aged twenty-five a generation after her poor mother Paula Yates took an accidental overdose of Heroin? Perhaps a contrast with the death of MGM singing, dancing, clowning and … Continue reading

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