The son of a flamboyant self-styled lord is to appear in court charged with stabbing his father to death.
Barrow boy-turned-nightclub owner David West was found at his home in London’s Mayfair on Friday.
His son, also called David West, 44, of Jermyn Street, was arrested near the scene at Ormand Yard on suspicion of murder and later charged.
A post-mortem examination found that Mr West, 70, died from a single stab wound.
Mr West senior made his fortune from a discount alcohol and tobacco business in Calais.
He also owned the Abracadabra restaurant in Jermyn Street, near the HeyJo club.
Record deliveries of hampers and huge rises in demand for Christmas treats have helped push turnover up 7.4 per cent at the Piccadilly store during the five weeks upto January 5th. If online sales are included then sales were up 13.4 per cent.
The strong figures came at the end of the year that saw the opening of Fortnum's first stand-alone store at St Pancras station in November where sales "significantly exceeded expectations". There are also plans to open a branch in Dubai this year.
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