Robert Elms

Uncovering London

Reading Robert Elms’ new book, ‘London Made Us’, about the radio presenter’s London childhood, I laughed at a memory he revived. Heading down through Farringdon toward Blackfriars you used – until very recently – to pass a big shop sign that said ‘The Fancy Cheese People’. I always imagined their switchboard answering the phones with […]

Sing Ho! For The Open Road

Like a lingerie salesman with a suitcase full of samples, the company is sending me out on the road next month. Here are some of the places I’ll be visiting, and I’ll try to keep you abreast of changes, developments as I go. Oct 3 – In conversation with Cathi Unsworth @ Shoreditch House, London […]