It is from David Brown Automotive. This David Brown is apparently no relation to the David Brown who was behind Aston Martin in the golden era of the DB6, but there is a distinct flavour of the Aston Martin about this car. Continue reading
Monthly Archives: March 2014
Perdita was barking inthe garden this morning. Why? Because there was a owl sitting in a tree, giving her a very superior sort of a look. Continue reading
I lived for a while just off King’s Road in Chelsea in the 1970s, and so of course I went to see the original stage production of The Rocky Horror Show which was running in the theatre on the corner. Since then, I have seen the film a couple of times. In those days – before Aids rendered casual sex less fashionable – it was a fabulous show. Silly, of course, but also satisfyingly subversive. But all that stuff is getting on a bit now, and when a friend suggested that I join her to see the latest stage manifestation in Adelaide last night, I was Continue reading
My friend Joanne has a thing called the countries game. The idea is that you have to count how many countries you have been to. She has rules.
It is surprisingly hard. One writes a list, but then remembers other places one has been. I think I get 45, assuming that the Channels Islands are different countries.
Brazil Continue reading