Daily Archives: October 7, 2010

A Great Conference — especially on the fringe

I had a good couple of days in Birmingham.  Emma and I met Boris Johnson on the Sunday evening at his reception, sponsored by canary Wharf.  And for the first time I met the delightful Bryony Gordon, the Telegraph columnist … Continue reading

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The Bruges Group Fringe

I was invited to speak alongside Melanie Phillips of the Daily Mail at the Bruges Fringe in the Birmingham & Midland Institute — a wonderful example of the Midlands social and industrial heritage, all wonderful Victorian brickwork and tiles.  The … Continue reading

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