I have just become the lover of a handsome 57-year-old lady
It is always nice to get back and find you haven’t been burgled
England’s failure to win the third Test was my fault
The BBC addiction to anti-Americanism is getting more acute
Why are people in the country obsessed with shooting everything that moves?
Because of global warming the correct thing to do in high summer is to go north
Looking for trouble in LA
Discovering Romentics - a new literary genre
The mid-life crisis takes many different forms
The boring thing about dieting is talking about it
The services now lack a political or media constituency
No mother-in-law is a heroine to her son-in-law, except mine
Just back from a weekend in Venice, attending the Biennale
The joys of Shaftesbury - the town that Thatcherism missed
Has something gone disastrously awry with the nation’s young women?
Visiting the multi-coloured swap shop that is the municipal dump
Celebrating Rada’s hundred-year anniversary
The trouble with country life is that it is so unhealthy
It will not be too long before Britain faces the same obesity problems as America
We are winning back the buggy vote
So much time on the hustings, not enough time with my mistress
Rejected by publishers, trumped by seagulls? time to go on the razzle
This election is a swindle. It is a fraud on the electorate.
The solution to a problem which has foxed the finest political minds for many years
Introducing the Grundys to 'The Spirit of Sissinghurst'