"I just read you column on the socalled social climber
who invited to her birthday party some people whom she did not know.
Part of the appeal of being middle class rather than working class is that the status implies a measure of self-confidence, as well as conferring approval on those who are "aspirational" - what used to be known as social climbers
We've got three top-quality named varieties of these top social climbers
for only pounds 5.95.
Wednesday, March 2, 2005 Wythall Gardening Club, Mrs G Dyer - The ultimate social climbers
- Clematis, Wythall Village Hall, Alcester Road, Wythall, 7.45pm.Thursday, March 3, 2005 Sutton Coldfield Flower Club, Sheila M Smith - 'Spirit of Spring,' Fellowship Hall, South Parade, 2pm.
She was the Sir Edmund Hillary of social climbers
, a brassy, scheming minx who'd do anything to rise up the social ladder.
Programme makers want to hear from social climbers
brave enough to dish the dirt on what really goes on in a county with more millionaires than anywhere else in the UK.
Watson, Prince Edward, and social climbers
of other sorts.
Around 2.7 million social climbers
are using unsecured debt to finance private schools, second homes and household staff - at an average of pounds 13,000 of debt per person.
A few toffs were sitting around in the Leander Club, but most there were social climbers
and hangers-on, NCO types in boaters and blazers, ranting about how their naval forebears had fought at Trafalgar, and recalling the golden age of sailing.
Six social climbers
from Midland accountants BDO Stoy Hayward are about to reach the peak of their careers - all in the name of charity.
CAN WE put a stop to the bumpkins, wannabe social climbers
and hyphenated inbreds who refer to fox hunting as a 'sport'?
The pamphlet fumed: 'Did these social climbers
, this post-war prosperous section of this American set, frequented by Mrs Simpson, think she was going to become Queen and that by helping her to succeed in her ambition, they would have free entry to Buckingham Palace, where they would indulge in all-night parties, barn-yard balls, etc?
And then The Ivy's social climbers
will have to find another cafe to cling to.
keep ketchup in a cruet rather than on the side of the plate.
"EVERYONE IS A SOCIAL CLIMBER
" at some point in their lives.