Tuesday, January 26, 2021
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Georges Simenon’s ‘House of Happiness’

Tiny French pied à terre on the Côte d’Azur once owned by the ‘Maigret’ author Georges Simenon for sale for just £107,000; he described the property as his ‘house of happiness.’

No. 2 - Lawrence Stroll (born Lawrence Strulovitch)

Montreal born “archetypal billionaire,” “fashion mogul” and “Ferrari fanatic” Lawrence Stroll arranged £536 million of funding to save Aston Martin, much of which came...

No. 3 - Alexander van der Zwaan

“Playboy” turned lawyer Alexander van der Zwaan had it all but destroyed his reputation after being jailed for 30 days for lying to the...

A Mammoth Merc

Limousine, convertible and off-roader combined created by Mercedes-Maybach to be sold for charity   One of just ninety-nine examples made, a brand new Mercedes-Maybach G650 V12...

An Ugly Brake

Rare “ugly duckling” seven-seat 1967 Mercedes-Benz shooting brake to be offered at auction; it will generate the same reaction as Marmite   An extremely rare yet...

Louise Rowntree – What’s on your mantelpiece?

A 20-question interview with public affairs and communications consultant and Liberal Democrat candidate for Chelsea & Fulham Louise Rowntree   The Steeple Times shares “wit and...

Marlene’s Motor

1948 Talbot-Lago T26 Grand Sport cabriolet to be auctioned; it attracted the attentions of Marlene Dietrich and has a Hermés interior   In October 1949, the...

An XJS Celebration

Future classic Jaguar XJS Celebration convertible offered for sale   The Jaguar XJS was undoubtedly one of the cars that personified 1980s excess and was a...

Wally of the Week – Piers Morgan

Piers Morgan toadying up to Donald Trump over the terror attacks in Brussels can only be described as utterly repugnant   Piers Morgan has always been...

Review: Whittard 77% cocoa flaked drinking chocolate

Simon Ogilvie-Harris reviews Whittard’s most luxurious drinking chocolate offering   Whittard’s flaked chocolate drink oozes luxury. It comes in a beautiful cardboard cylinder with sketches of...

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