A WARTS'N'ALL INSIGHT INTO THE LIFE OF THE KNIGHTED HEAD OF THE UMBRELLA BODY FOR UMBRELLAS. HIS BLOG IS PART OF THE NATIONAL BLAG ARCHIVE.
Tuesday, 29 June 2010
Long may she rain
At last the Queen has done something useful. And I don't mean summoned me to the Palace for a long overdue gong. During her visit to Canada she has been promoting the sheer majesty of the great British brolly. Marvel at her technique, gamp pulled down low for maximum rain protection, minimum wind interference and less risk to other people's eyes. And check out the flimsy Canadian brollies crumpling in the wind. Click here, watch and enjoy.