‘It’s not every night a comet comes around’
The current President of France Emmanuel Macron is a man, as you might expect, of Gallic flair and charm as well as vaulting ambition.
Un homme pour Le Grand Geste.
So when he visits other World leaders and presents a gift it’s not going to be a silver salver!
When he went to China Emmanuel gave his host a throroughbred Horse – Vesuvius.
And now, in a master stroke of diplomacy, he has decided to ‘cement’ relations between France and The United Kingdom by loaning us the priceless artwork The Bayeux Tapestry (which just happens to commemorate the successful Norman invasion of England in 1066!).
I will be at the head of the queue to see the Tapestry because it is a great work of art and craft with immense historical interest and significance.
Not least be because it includes one of…
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