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Not bowled over by bubbly

The Diary is pleased to report another success for Money Marketing. No, not another ground-breaking scoop or industry award but this time victory against its arch rivals in the mortgage market at Home of Choice’s tenpin bowling competition.

Following hot on the heels of MM’s success in winning the financial trade press race at Cowes last week, the victorious team would have drunk their celebratory bubbly with glee. The trouble was that before the Champagne was due to be sent to MM’s HQ the day after the event, it had been drunk by Home of Choice’s thirsty PR team, who had run out of booze as they partied hard into the night after the competition.

“I’m available tomorrow morning if you want to shoot me.”

Penrose PR Campbell Hood to MM’s features editor”Please don’t put me in the Diary for being the most clumsy PR.”

Hood again”There is a fine line between arrogance and humility.”

Lifesearch’s Kevin Carr does his best David Brent impression”Is that my phone?”

Lansons PR Ali Merigan asks, after throwing her mobile on to the railway tracks in front of an oncoming train after an enjoyable day at the races.

s Credit Suisse’s multi-manager team are pictured above at a party in London last week to celebrate the fact that managers Rob Burdett and Gary Potter have worked together for 10 years.

Fun was had by all, although judging by the photo, it looks like there might be a bit of a scrap over who gets first choice of the delicious looking icing on the cake.

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