Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

Kate Moss' Prince Alarming: Pete Doherty

Edward Helmore, Vanity Fair, July 2005

IT'S 9 PM AT the Boogaloo in north London and Gerry O'Boyle, the proprietor of this dingy pub, says Kate and Pete are on their way. He means Kate Moss and her boyfriend Pete Doherty. Kieran, otherwise known as Ronnie and one of Doherty's inner circle of hangers-on and ne'er-do-wells, says he's not so sure - someone's tipped off the paparazzi, who have descended on the Boogaloo and could scare the lovers away.

Total word count of piece: 5651


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.