Reading between your lines for the red-tops, coded communications and myths that are prurient
Amid the relentlessly grim news of austerity, unemployment and eurozone wrangling, it is cheering to see moving right right back into the headlines. We learnt the other day that Mariella Frostrup, the tv and radio presenter, had gotten undesired attention by putting a set of pampas lawn plants from the balcony of her Notting Hill flat. "Who knew, " she published on Twitter afterward, "that pampas lawn flowers are a sign to fellow swingers? " Fellow broadcaster Esther Rantzen received comparable promotion final 12 months whenever she unveiled just just how she eliminated the plant from her very own yard after discovering the supposed experience of moving. "there is a terrible large amount of pampas grass in Luton, " she observed of this town which had recently neglected to elect her as MP.