Quentin Letts

The Establishment of 2018: a guide

Old establishment

New establishment

Order of the Garter BBC Sports Personality of the Year
Parliament’s Woolsack The Supreme Court
The Borgias Sir Nicholas Serota and friends
William Rees-Mogg Owen Jones
Jacob Bronowski Simon Cowell
Ciggy soak and TV cook Fanny Cradock Clean-living (Deliciously) Ella Mills
Shirley Williams Lily Allen
MCC committee members BBC trustees
Sid James Lord Sugar
Oxbridge high-table dinners Institute for Government lunchtime talks
Toad in the hole Sushi
Richard Ingrams Guido Fawkes website
Bishop of Sodor and Man Emma Thompson
Young Conservatives Tinder
The Astors The Kardashians
The Dimblebys The Dimblebys
Athenaeum Babington House
BBC Facebook
Morecambe and Wise Philip Hammond and John McDonnell
Roast joints at Simpson’s-in-the-Strand Artichoke spaghetti at the River Café
Royal Albert Hall Glastonbury
Director of Public Prosecutions Twittersphere
Church Times The Economist
The Fourth of June ‘Black Friday’
Arthur Scargill Lord (Gus) O’Donnell
Garter King of Arms Wikipedia editors
Cain and Abel The Milibands
Peters and Lee The Clooneys
Sandhurst London School of Economics
Lady Penelope’s Parker Some Somali bloke from Uber
Salvation Army ladies Polly Toynbee and George Monbiot
Kempinski Hotel, St Moritz Sandy Lane resort, Barbados
Terry-Thomas Sir Richard Branson
Archbishop of Canterbury Gary Lineker
Blue Peter presenters Archbishop of Canterbury
Archbishop of York Lord (Tony) Hall
Tiny Tim Alan Bennett
Margaret Rutherford Stephen Fry
Solomon Lady Hale
Hattie Jacques Emily Thornberry
Sir Edwin Landseer Banksy
Mother Teresa Sir David Attenborough
Arthur Askey Sandi Toksvig
Freemasons Common Purpose
The Jesuits Resolution Foundation
Blofeld Lord Mandelson
Kenneth Clark Alan Titchmarsh
Harvey Nicks Shepherd’s Bush Westfield
Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh Posh and Becks
Chatham House GQ Awards evening
Thomas á Becket Alan Milburn
Joyce Grenfell Nick Clegg

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