Monthly Archives: February 2012

Showtime, UK!

It’s showtime, UK! We have the Olympics – that ultimate celebration of corporate hospitality – coming up in the summer. We have the junketings around the Queen’s 60th year as our Monarch, during the course of which she will – … Continue reading

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Musings on a London winter

It’s grim here in Crystal Palace today. The bright skies and icy conditions of the last few days have given way to a profoundly miserable gloom. It’s mid-afternoon. I look out of the window at the little park down below. … Continue reading

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Isla bonita – here we come!

There will be tears in the blog-reading community tonight- this will be my last blog for the next ten days. W and I are, early-ish tomorrow morning, leaving dear Ruby behind and climbing aboard the big iron bird at London’s … Continue reading

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