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•”Have I depolarised yet?” Sofa chairman Nick Bamford on the delays over the depolarisation project.

•”I&#39ve got a trilby but in the end I decided not to wear it.” – Lansons PR Lisa Stanley dresses down for Money Marketing&#39s Christmas boat party.

•”I don&#39t think there is a person here more than half my age.” – Paul Bradshaw.

•”There&#39s someone for everyone. For me, it&#39s Kylie.” – Richard Hurst of RCH Communications.

•”Are you making a play on my name?” – Charcol general manager Ricky Okey quizzes an MM hack unable to refrain from saying “Okey dokey.”

•”I&#39ve never been stopped from singing O Flower of Scotland before.” – Scottish Widows PR Paula Sutherland on a singing ban in a Mayfair wine bar.

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