Today was the birthday of one of my colleagues and we went to a wine bar to celebrate with red wine and snacks, including excellent chips. As Samuel Pepys might have said:
"…and all very merry".
The Vintry is in Abchurch Yard, a simple paved courtyard on one side of which sits the remarkable St Mary Abchurch. The plain brick exterior of the church—a 17th-century time capsule from the workshop of Christopher Wren—gives no clue as to the architectural and decorative wonders within and you will be hearing more about it.