Author: Churchmouse

Selfridges and Santa’s grotto

Although The Spectator‘s gossip columnist Steerpike finds it newsworthy that Selfridges will not be offering a Santa’s grotto in 2013 as if it’s a first, nor did they in 2012. Last year, the iconic store had a wizard instead. How…

Follow-up on last week’s HS2 Paving Bill vote

HS2 rolls along for now. The October 31 vote on the Paving Bill was 350 in favour, and 34 against. STOP HS2 has the list of MPs who voted against. Among the Conservatives were Andrew Bridgen, Bill Cash, Nadine Dorries…