See inside the £5.25m One Hyde Park flat which has been repossessed

First published on spearswms.com, I’m quite proud of this story: it’s been picked up by national and international media, from the FT and the Daily Mail to ITV and CNBC. It’s an unexpected situation, which has evoked, I suspect, a good dose of Schadenfreude. When you hear a house has been repossessed, London’s most expensive luxury … More See inside the £5.25m One Hyde Park flat which has been repossessed

Josh Spero’s Monday Minute: What opera tells us about the Middle East today

I travelled to Beirut in June on the trail of the opera scene and ended up uncovering lies, art and the lasting damage inflicted by war. Here I talk about why opera tells us a lot about the Middle East today. You can read the full article here http://www.spearswms.com/good-life/travel/49097/on-the-trail-ofopera-in-beirut-amid-wars-and-lies-and-what-it-tells-us-about-the-middle-east-today.thtml