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Primal instinct

In one of the more unlikely encounters, the Diary has heard about how new business development man at National Australia Bank John Cowan recently took tea and cakes with fellow Glas-wegian and enfant terrible of the pop world Bobbie Gillespie – lead singer of the IFA&#39s favourite band Primal Scream – because John&#39s mother used to have wee Bobbie round to tea when he was a lad.

On a recent visit home, he found Bobbie round at the house just like in the old days. The Diary wishes it could have been a fly on the wall as Bobbie discussed the reception for his new album and world tour while John opined on the subtleties of marketing savings products in a post-polarisation world.

We wonder if Bobbie is on the side of the IFA. Of course he is.

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