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  • Wheelchair User: Do You See Me?

    Chronic Illness: (T)Rough Rolling

    Living a good quality life with chronic illness is as much about maintaining an equable temperament towards the peaks and troughs of persistent relapses as it is about managing…

  • Front entrance to the ICA, The Mall, London

    Access At The ICA

    I saw a fantastic documentary a week or two back at The Institute For Contemporary Arts (ICA): Chasing Trane. It’s on until this weekend, to 15 September. I urge you to go…

  • Hurley House Hotel: Restaurant

    Sunday Lunch At Hurley House

    Still hunting for the elusive, birthday-occasion-worthy, outside-but-close-to London restaurant, with wheelchair access, good for vegetarians, including non-cheese eating…

  • Stiletto Wheels Emailing Thank You

    Equipment Breakdown: On The Upside …

    Quick as I am to complain about poor service, today, I am lauding great service from Medequip, Heathrow, in response to a breakdown in a piece of my essential equipment that…

  • Jean-Georges at The Connaught, London

    Jean-Georges at The Connaught

    Recently opened, Jean-Georges at The Connaught seemed like it would be a mighty fine venue for a leisurely lunch on the last summer bank holiday of 2017. We have fond memories of…

  • Prêt-à-Portea At The Berkeley, Summer 2017.

    Prêt-à-Portea At The Berkeley Hotel

    Who doesn’t love afternoon tea? With our annual staycation underway, our time mostly focussed on tidying and clearing our home in preparation for upcoming house works, me…

    From 2012 Archive: Have a Cool Yule Illustration by Hannah Ensor of Stickman Communications

    Stand Up …

    You might look at the illustration above and think: Skiing … in July??? But this very short snippet from today’s Times Diary by Patrick Kidd, Stand…