Ristorante Da Ivo doesn’t only owe its fashionable reputation to its famous patrons but also to its charm as a traditional Venetian trattoria with great character and class. Owner Giovanni resembles a friendly bear and may hug you or crush your hand in an effort to make you feel undoubtedly welcome. Inside, you’ll notice paintings … Continued
Sharon Feinstein is a London based journalist and interviewer whose work has been published in national newspapers and magazines for over 30 years. This includes The Sunday Times, Sunday Mirror, Mail on Sunday, The Mirror, Express, The Sun, Jewish News and Private Edition abroad.
Her subject matter and range of work is extensive, she has had many front pages, Page 3, spreads and breaking stories.
Born in Zimbabwe, daughter of a prominent local doctor, Sharon left to study English literature at Edinburgh University. She achieved a first class honours and won the Janet Christie Bequest to study abroad.
Clutching her wad of prize money, she drove to Florence and lived in an old farmhouse for 8 months studying at the British Institute and enjoying Tuscany. She returned to Scotland and lived in a remote cottage in Argyll for some years writing a novel and walking the hills.
She came to London and started life as a journalist with small speculative pieces for magazines, and then her first major interview for a Sunday Newspaper, with the legendary Cliff Richard, who had visited her home town of Bulawayo playing at the one and only concert hall when she was growing up…
Top cameraman reveals how new Bond movie includes fight scenes filmed under frozen lake He’s known for being ice cool under pressure. But James Bond is set to reveal hidden depths with underwater fight scenes filmed 16ft below the surface of a frozen lake. Actor Daniel Craig – on his last appearance as the suave superspy – … Continued
A SOLO musician since he left the group Bluesology more than five decades ago, is Sir Elton John planning to start his own band again? For I can reveal that he has taken to calling his family ‘the Johnettes’, in the manner of a Sixties pop combo. Sir Elton took his husband, the film-maker David … Continued
Out in the wilds of the African bush, Sharon Feinstein takes a walk among the animals on the ‘trip of a lifetime’ Thunder crashed through the bush all night, like the beat of African drums, while rain pounded rhyth- mically on the tin roof of our apartment. At dawn we stood on the broad terrace of … Continued
EX-007 Pierce Brosnan will take part in some potentially heart-stopping steamy sex scenes with a Spanish beauty half his age in his next movie. Brosnan, 64, plays an American colonel with a dodgy ticker who falls for a Venetian Countess in wartime Italy. Maria Valverde, 31 – who appeared in Exodus: Gods And Kings – … Continued
FEW rock stars create a buzz quite like Bono and now he is set to take it to a whole new level – by keeping his own bees. The U2 singer and his wife Ali Hewson want to become self-sufficient by producing honey and growing fruit and veg at home in Co Dublin. On a … Continued
Actress Michelle Keegan is all smiles as she makes a big impression in Hollywood… well, at Universal Studios, at least. The star of Army drama Our Girl held hubby Mark Wright’s hand on a theme park trip in California, where he is a correspondent on TV entertainment show Extra. They have been househunting in LA … Continued
Our girl star Michelle Keegan is only following hors d’ouevres as she heads off alone after an LA lunch with hubby Mark Wright. And Michelle, 30, could be set to hang up her dog tags for good as she tries out a Hollywood posting to support Mark in his career. Our exclusive photos of the couple come … Continued