Rolls-Royce Ghost: super natural
Is the new Rolls-Royce Ghost an unearthly blend of waft and warp speed, or is it just a skinny Phantom?
Posted: 07 Jan 2011
Eventually, we bid Max and his castle goodbye, waving to the staff that keep such a brilliant old place ticking over, and I ask Max to say goodbye to nocturnal Mal. Max looks at me strangely. "What?" I ask, feeling the hairs on the back of my neck suddenly reach for the sky.
"I would say goodbye to Mal for you, Tom," says Max, a grave twinkle in his eye, "except Mal was the gatekeeper here 70 years ago."
"He looks good on it, then."
"Surprisingly so. He's been dead for 20 years..."
Chillingham Castle, Northumberland. Tours arranged all year round. Go to: chillingham-castle.com (01668 215 359).