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•”I think it&#39s time for me to find a new boyfriend.” – AITC PR executive Jemma Jackson expresses disappointment with the dressing gown and slippers she received for Christmas.

•”You don&#39t need a passport but you do need protection.” – Scottish Widows head of marketing Peter Jordan on a forthcoming trip to Wolverhampton.

•”First I nibble off the top and then I hoover out the insides.” – Norwich and Peterborough head of communications Alison Rolls explains how she eats Cadbury creme eggs.

•”You sad git.” – Aifa director general Paul Smee to MM hack claiming to have enjoyed reading his comment piece •”It&#39s a case of &#39send reinforcements, it&#39s time to advance&#39 being turned to &#39send three and sixpence, we&#39ll go to the dance&#39.” – Syndaxi Financial Planning partner Robert Reid&#39s take on the national press&#39s interpretation of the FSA&#39s talks with Standard Life •”I am told sex is better but I haven&#39t tried that yet.” – Wentworth Rose MD Philip Rose on the joys of skiing.

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


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