The caviar anarchists

Screen Shot 2015-11-09 at 08.47.09One of their number, Dalrymple reports, is Charlie Gilmour,

adopted son of a member of the pop group Pink Floyd, with a personal fortune estimated at $160m.

Screen Shot 2015-11-09 at 08.33.55Dressed

expensively in black and booted to match, his dark locks flowing poetically behind him, he stomped the roofs of cars.

He then

Screen Shot 2015-11-09 at 08.34.13stormed the Cenotaph, the most important war memorial in the country.

Later,

he claimed not to have realised what it was, though he was a student—of history, no less—at Cambridge, and you would need to be either illiterate or virtually blind to miss the words Our Glorious Dead inscribed on it.

Screen Shot 2015-11-09 at 08.34.36Gilmour’s

contrition and appearance in court in a suit and tie, in an attempt to avoid a prison sentence, afforded some light relief.

Court appearance

Court appearance

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