Hilary Mantel

Practically spent most of the day in a Hilary Mantel novel. Had initially thought she was pitching a new book …

The naked warrior-prince returns

Just about thawed out in Sandringham. The DoE has been out all morning with an industrial flame-thrower trying to clear …

New Year Honours and Dishonours

Finally recovered from Christmas celebrations at Sandringham. If one ever sees a cold goose sandwich again it’ll be too soon, …