The Viceroy’s House: Partition and Mr. Jinnah, barrister and founder of Pakistan

It was 70 years ago this week that Britain granted independence to the Indian subcontinent which was partitioned into two countries – Hindu-majority India and Muslim-majority Pakistan. Despite interesting but mixed reviews, I am going to see this new movie, “The Viceroy’s House” about the partition under the final Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten. Released… Read More The Viceroy’s House: Partition and Mr. Jinnah, barrister and founder of Pakistan

~ the phat 2 fat ladies: cooks, chefs & a barrister ~

“pass the magic pudding please”   Another lawyer who changed hats for food. Clarissa sums up the visit to her past, “I think I’m quite glad I gave up the law books for the recipe books.” TITLE: Barristers at Lincoln’s Inn NUMBER: Series 3, Episode 4 ORIGINAL AIRDATE: September 23, 1998 SETTINGS: Unusually, this episode opens… Read More ~ the phat 2 fat ladies: cooks, chefs & a barrister ~