Those Staples nuptials


Lindsay Hamilton, pictured here, finally files this report of the UK wine trade wedding of the year. It got left on the computer in his country residence, apparently, so has taken some time to emerge, blinking, into the full glare of

Having suffered the misfortune of my invitation to Wayne [Rooney, a football player – JR] and Colleen's getting lost in the post, I was delighted to be invited to go to Simon [Staples, of Berry Bros] and Sarah's wedding at Highclere Castle.

I was going to stay the night at The Vineyard at Stockcross but as...