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Dear Oldie readers,
I am very sorry to say that Alexander Chancellor died this morning. He had just celebrated his 77th birthday.
The Oldie is no longer a young magazine.
Hot tubs, guided hikes, massage, yoga and the laying on of hot rocks: a tired and stressed James Innes-Smith (@jamesinnessmith) checks into Big Sur's Post Ranch Inn to soothe his jangled nerves
Tales of the Big House
By Zoe Williams
Philatelist John Griffith-Jones explains why he loves his collection of some of the most bizarre creations in postal history.
Paul Bailey reviews The Children at the Royal Court, This House at the Garrick and Hedda Garbler at the Lyttelton theatre
Barnaby Rogerson on 'The Man Who Created the Middle East: A Story of Empire, Conflict and the Sykes-Picot Agreement' by Christopher Simon Sykes
By Jim White
James Innes-Smith (follow @jamesinnessmith) travels through the Bible Belt in search of salvation. He doesn’t find it but he is converted to the Southern way of life
What is Hygge?
Nigel, the golden retriever, is the star of Gardeners’ World, while
Frances Wilson is in thrall to her poodle, Daphne. Meanwhile, there’s a new slew of canine biographies, in line with a grand British tradition
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