Robert Forbes serves as Vice President of the noted Forbes family business. After twenty-five years in New York and six in London, he and his wife divide their time between Palm Beach and the South of France. He is the author of Beastly Feasts and Let's Have a Bite! with Ronald Searle, also published by Duckworth.
Ronald Searle was born in Cambridge in 1920. He served in WW2 and was one of the few British prisoners-of-war to survive Changi prison and forced labour on the Burma Railway. He delighted millions with his comic creation St. Trinianís. His recent death was widely covered in the national press.