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Presumed Innocent/Scott Turow

by Melanie Gay in Arts

Scott Turow is an American best-selling author and this is his first novel published in 1987. It draws from his experience as a Public Attorney in Chicago and is very much a [...]

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Restaurant Reviews

  • A la Colthard/Rick Stein

    February 13, 2021 // 0 Comments

    Many years ago when Daffers was in “I-like-a-bit-of-rough” mode I knew an ex-boxer in Rock, Cornwall who sold his night club to a certain Rick Stein. He opened the [...]

Arts

  • Presumed Innocent/Scott Turow

    February 25, 2021 // 0 Comments

    Scott Turow is an American best-selling author and this is his first novel published in 1987. It draws from his experience as a Public Attorney in Chicago and is very much a [...]

Sport

  • A sporting life

    February 24, 2021 // 0 Comments

    The news of Tiger Wood’s serious car accident in California yesterday has been dominating the world’s news media outlets since it happened and will have saddened many – [...]

Britain

  • Robert Maxwell

    February 24, 2021 // 0 Comments

    I neither knew nor had any dealings with Bob Maxwell but I knew well two he did. A recent biography by John Preston called The Fall has received good reviews but I do not [...]

World Affairs

  • Robert Maxwell

    February 24, 2021 // 0 Comments

    I neither knew nor had any dealings with Bob Maxwell but I knew well two he did. A recent biography by John Preston called The Fall has received good reviews but I do not [...]

Men

  • When “equality for all” hits the iceberg

    February 12, 2021 // 0 Comments

    It may be fundamentally inappropriate and/or facile to discuss the Covid-19 pandemic in quasi-wartime terms so I apologise in advance to any Ruster who may be offended by me [...]

Film

  • Ask my agent/Netflix

    February 13, 2021 // 0 Comments

    I am a bit late on this French series spoofing a film star agency. It’s now become so popular that actual film stars appear as supposed clients of the agency. The first [...]

Women

  • When “equality for all” hits the iceberg

    February 12, 2021 // 0 Comments

    It may be fundamentally inappropriate and/or facile to discuss the Covid-19 pandemic in quasi-wartime terms so I apologise in advance to any Ruster who may be offended by me [...]

Restaurant reviews

  • A la Colthard/Rick Stein

    February 13, 2021 // 0 Comments

    Many years ago when Daffers was in “I-like-a-bit-of-rough” mode I knew an ex-boxer in Rock, Cornwall who sold his night club to a certain Rick Stein. He opened the [...]