Lord Bingham Back in Hospital

I am sorry to hear that Lord Bingham, who appeared to be responding well to treatment for cancer, has to have a major operation on his spine. It will involve a long stay in hospital followed by a further period of radiotherapy for the former senior law lord.

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"