Prior to the 9/11 atrocity there was a reluctance in many UK police forces to investigate crime where there were “community sensitivities” at stake.
Which meant I drank at lunchtime every day for a fortnight. And it made the return to work even more of a culture shock. No glass of wine ’ or more like, no cold beer, no white wine, no red wine, no vin santo and then no grappa.
Aug. 27 (Bloomberg) — Albert Frere, a Belgian billionaire, is planning to sell more of his private wine cellar to boost a charity named for his son who died in a car crash 10 years ago.
It’s not just the U.S. government that wants to get its hands on the list of Americans who hold secretive Swiss bank accounts. Ex-wives, creditors and former business partners are also salivating over the idea that the UBS settlement may lead to the public disclosure of hidden foreign bank accounts.
Read William Cash's Independent article on why he bought back Spear's and what his plans are for turning it into a global wealth management brand.