Rich boulevardiers dressed as canaries

Now look here. It's one thing the Bert swanking around with his fellow world leaders dressed in canary yellow trousers and nearly matching jacket.

30th July, 2005

Now look here. It's one thing the Bert swanking around with his fellow world leaders dressed in canary yellow trousers and nearly matching jacket. He's a man in his prime (evidently), a young buck, a boulevardier, a swell. He can pull it off.

But when ex-ministers of gravitas and high repute such as Michael the Monsignor Smith start donning brightly coloured jackets in public, then it's time a warning was issued.

Smith appeared in these...

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