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•”She&#39s dancing round a pole tonight.” – Skipton Building Society&#39s Steve Allder on the wherabouts of PR Jennifer Holloway.

•”I have not worn any for a while.” – Britannic Retirement Solutions&#39 Jim Boyd on going out without make-up.

•”I don&#39t understand how that lead actress has done so well. She looks like a horse.” – Boyd on Sex and the City&#39s Sarah Jessica-Parker.

•”If I tell you, I will have to kill you.” – Axa Sun Life press officer Steve Muir.

•”Are you are sure it&#39s him or is it a cardboard cutout?” – Skandia head of product marketing Peter Jordan in a state of shock at hearing that an MM reporter is at is desk at 9am.

•”People think I am the missing link between the PLO and the IRA.” – Beirut-born and Irish-bred Skandia specialist marketing support manager Colin Jelley.

Any Out of Contexts or Diary stories? Send them to Diary editor John Greenwood, email: john.greenwood@centaur.co.uk or tel: 0207 943 8036.

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