Many of you will be watching the week long coverage of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show on the BBC all this week. This year was the first year I decided to brave the crowds to see it for myself and see how it compares to the other large flower shows around the country. The first…
For those who live in or near the Cotswolds the Swerford open gardens is a must. Happening every three to five years around ten garden in this charming village from small cottage to large estates to Chelsea gold medal winning flower arrangements in the church open their doors to a thousand plus people.
Arriving in India for the first time is always going to be an experience. Turning up after the prime minister has withdrawn two of the most commonly used bank notes from circulation is something else altogether.
It’s taken us seven years to get to this small Italian restaurant in Richmond Surrey, in part because of its long waiting list. Run by Riccardo a characterful Italian it was an experience well worth waiting for.