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•”Three people over dinner last night told me that I didn&#39t look like Shrek.” – Bankhall&#39s Peter Mann.

•”I&#39m sure I was Shep in a previous life.” – Abbey National for Intermediaries&#39 senior key relationship manager Lawrence Gilgallon discusses a pilgrimage to the Blue Peter garden.

•”There is definitely fish in that icecream.” – Abbey National for Intermediaries&#39 senior key relationship manager Lawrence Gilgallon strikes again.

•”Old Smee&#39s Almanac has been going since 1720. That&#39s 17.20 yesterday evening in my hotel room. It&#39s marketing slogan is never knowingly correct.” – Aifa director-general Paul Smee.

•”If you reel off a number between 1 and 200, Peter Mann can name that consultation paper. He needs to get a life.” – Smee again.

Any Out of Contexts or Diary stories? Send them to Diary editor John Greenwood, email: or tel: 0207 943 8036.


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