Cape Town – When a Buckingham Palace was built, he said, "Yeah, in a mug, two sugars."
Royal upholsterer, Kevin Andrews, told the story of the Buckingham builder in a Channel 5 documentary, Secrets of the Royal Palaces according to HELLO! .
He explained, hard at work the contractor did not exactly know
"I do not want any of that nonsense I had the last time I was here, all that fine china and all that saucer stuff." [1
in fact, Her Majesty, The Queen.
Not much else is known about the incident, but the builder, who was in complete shock, did live to tell the tale. – well, we'll never know.
The documentary thus revealed another interesting fact about the palace – the queen once had Business Owners . Harper's BAZAAR According to former royal chef, Darren McGrady, the queen's drink of choice is a gin and dubonnet – though she does not drink much. They'd much prefer a cuppa tea.
It's not a wonder the palace bar did not last very long. According to Dickie Arbiter, "It's too bad for wear and tear". and the crew got pretty wasted.