This week saw the launch of a new summer pop-up Champagne Terrace bar at Cliveden House. The Italianate mansion is the former home of Nancy Astor, wife of the 2nd Viscount Astor. In the 1920s and 1930s Cliveden was the meeting place of the Cliveden Set. In the early 1960s, it became the setting for the events of the notorious Profumo Affair.Continue reading “Upstairs, downstairs at Cliveden House”
The great food writer Elizabeth David liked to spend Christmas Day in bed with a tray of delicious food and a glass or two of cold white Alsace wine. Sounds like a lovely idea…
How do you define luxury? What does it mean to you? Read the full story of my visit to The Spread Eagle Hotel in Midhurst Fit For A Queen.
Continue reading “Life’s little luxuries”