Royal Wedding

I was lucky enough to watch the wedding at the British Embassy here in Berlin, with a rather distinguished audience who did, thank goodness, respond loudly to the goings-on so it was a bit like watching it with friends or family. They burst into laughter whenever Harry was in shot, “ooooh’d” at The Dress and …

Silenced Hoofs on the Beat?

Sad speculation in the Guardian that there may be no more police horses on our streets once Osbourne has finished. I used to see them on the beat in King’s Cross when I lived and worked in London, and was told that they were excellent for keeping drug dealers on their toes. Horses could go …