The Field

Let’s hear it for South Africa

’M slightly richer than I thought. Or, more accurately, I’m marginally less broke than I feared. I’m usually boracic at this time of year, my net income invariably failing to cover my gross habits (to paraphrase the great Errol Flynn). Amazingly, I’m nearer to being out of the red than I have been for yonks thanks to the fact that almost all the hard-earned do-re-mi that I forked out for trips to Lord’s, Glorious Goodwood, Royal Ascot, Glyndebourne,

Stai leggendo un'anteprima, registrati per continuare a leggere.

Altro da The Field

The Field1 min letti
The Boot Room
Take the opportunity for forest bathing indoors. This new, 100% linen fabric from Colefax & Fowler depicts an evocative woodland scene, inspired by 18th-century tapestries. It is hard to know whether Puck or Artemis is more likely to step out from be
The Field4 min letti
The Grand National
10 APRIL 2021 IF there is one race on the calendar for which everybody wants a tip, it’s the Grand National. If there’s also one race on the calendar where there’s no such thing as a tip, it’s the Grand National. It is therefore appropriate that the
The Field1 min letti
Gunsmiths Rally For Mental Health
John Manton & Son Gunmakers is donating a custom gun to raise funds for a new mental-health support service, Danny’s Line. The man behind the initiative is the firm’s co-owner and barrel-finisher, Paul Stevens, who had the idea after talking to fello