In praise of the Guardian
For every op-ed by Polly Toynbee that winds me up, the Guardian does something fantastic that keeps me reading, 25 years after I first got hooked as an 11 year old Bennite when the man himself had a back page column, complete with the typos the paper was then infamous for.
This week it's Tim Atkin's beautiful little series of 'foldies' about wines of the world.
For 30 seconds on an early morning 149 bus through Shoreditch today his description of the white wines of Campania transported me to a beautiful holiday overlooking the Amalfi coast.
"Got a wine guide, don't need a glass of wine".