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Nostell Priory

Mar 19, 2011 by


National Trust bumph trumpets that access to its properties is Free (sic) to Members. Free, my foot. No such thing as a free lunch. It costs and arm and a leg to join. However, once you have, it’s a really nice feeling ignoring the extortionate entrance fees. Last visit was to Nostell Priory near Wakefield […]

High Kicks & Low Life

Mar 10, 2011 by


The 5th of March was one of those rare days out. A very pleasant experience with nothing for me – an inveterate moaner who could pick a fight in an empty house – to moan about. It much pleases me to report that the Staff at the Cecil Higgins Gallery in Bedford have not yet […]

Daphne Selfe Supermodel

Mar 4, 2011 by


The BF and Yours Truly were delighted to be invited to tea by Daphne Selfe, the famous eighty-two-year-young supermodel. Beautiful, elegant and confident with classic long neck and cheekbones to die for she is naturally lithe after a lifetime of Pilates and Yoga. Make up is just a touch of tinted moisturiser, grey eye shadow […]