Lee’s luxe things in life…
Golfing great, Lee Westwood is set to host the British Masters this autumn at Close House. All eyes will be turned to the adopted local boy as he plans to win it on home turf.
Lee’s favourite fixtures >>
Cheltenham Races – a must-do annual fixture. He’s got a few horses – flat and jumps.
Magic Weekend rugby league in Newcastle
Rugby internationals – watching Scotland or England
Nottingham Forest games – his team – and but of NUFC these days
Couple of days at Ascot
Wimbledon on the second Monday, ‘always lovely great craic in the royal box: “everyone turns up prim and proper; by the end of the day, you can see everyone wanting to fall asleep!’, says Helen.
Skiing – just started this year
Lee’s top three courses >>
Luxe people >>
Family & close friends
Luxe places >>
For a weekend > South of France
A long holiday > Sydney
A treat > Florence
Luxe relax >>
Best food > Pea & ham soup – liver, onions & chips
Best wine > Sassicaia, Tuscan red
Favourite restaurant > Scotts in Mayfair
Perfect weekend > Doing nothing – watching sport – relaxing
Best telly > Horseracing and rugby
Best book > Chimp Mind Management- Steve Peters
Best sounds > Champagne corks popping!
Luxe shop >>
Best shopping city > New York
Favourite shop > Flannels
Luxe retail treat > A new pair of trainers or a new suit
Best buy > Lululemon clothing for travelling
Luxe party >>
A memorable night out > New York in City Winery – watching Prince do impromptu set lasting 2 1/2 hours
Perfect party > Intimate with friends
Best dress > A nice suit – local designer Duke Ata is creating my morning suit for Ascot
Dinner date > Chèvre D’Or in Eze, in the South of France – but not the food from tasting menu as it’s huge!