Leon Stolarski Wines is my new favourite wine merchant. Great wines, friendly small business and fabulous service. My first order was: Domaine de Montesquiou Terre de France 2014 Vin de France (Code: MONT/TERRE/14) Domaine Treloar Three Peaks 2017 Côtes du …

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I was signing up for an online service. One of the stages was to select my country from a drop-down list. That should be easy, I thought, but the UK was not listed. Neither was England. A further hunt and …

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The Rules of a ‘Kingsman’ Gentleman. My homework: increase my score from 65% Rule 1A gentleman never tells about his conquests, private matters or dealing. His business is nobody else’s. Rule 2A gentleman does not clash in public with his …

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There is a good article on The Guardian website about the modern crisis of attention-seeking, jihadists and loneliness. Have a look >>> The Guardian. It offered lots of information. It didn’t set out to offer strategies to deal with any of …

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Here’s the man to be hosting an awards ceremony. Some great and somewhat obvious advice from Jack Whitehall.

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Most Venn diagrams seem to have two or three overlapping circles. This one has four and it makes sense. It has helped me validate a couple of decisions this month. I’m sharing it with you now, save it for your …

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I asked, “Which train is going first?” And the answer was, “I’ve no idea.” Thanks First (rarely first) Great (seldom great) Western (50% of the time, on a fairly random basis, they head west ). Let’s be clear, they do …

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