Page 10, 5th August 1983

5th August 1983
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Buckfast's Walls From Devon's Sandwich

I HAD occasion recently to spend a day or two in the West Country and was careful to make my journey armed with a copy of Anne Born's South Devon, recently published by Victor......

Let's Sack All The 'admin Men'

DID IT ever occur to you how much worldly magic is choked by boring administration? Allowing for the balm of "exceptions to the rule", I give you for starters footballers and......

Only Codding On Fridays

THE ubiquitous Tony O'Reilly, who can be in 57 places at once, was ticked off recently for telling a story in New York the raison d'etre of which depended entirely on the pubs......

Tor Lumley Brainy Too

JOANNA LUMLEY is one of those dully-bird actresses who confound the gossip columnists by proving they have something upstairs as well. She even writes a column for the still......

Forecasting Washout

I'VE ALWAYS had a bee in my bonnet aboth weather forecasts, and have now come to the conclusion the better they get less I like them. Satellite pictures, to me, are intrusions......

Before The Bureaucrats Bought Out

the baronets' ancestral homes Country Houses with Catholic links — Leslie Brooks introduces a new series on survivals of past glories. THE NICKEL-GILT sovereign which today......