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The Diary left the Institute of Financial Planning conference in rainy Leicester last week in a state of outrage at the terrible bullying inflicted on jovial IFP chief executive Nick Cann throughout the two-day affair.

In a particularly unpleasant session, a Selestia representative continually compared the IFP’s esteemed leader with Tinky Winky – by some way the largest of the four teletubbies.

Then, during an after-dinner speech, delegates whooped with joy as Cann was again ridiculed with jibes about his waistline.

The Diary is considering a campaign for this behaviour to cease and for proper respect to be paid to the great man. Surely one guy can only take so much abuse. Remember, members, you don’t know what you’ve got til its gone.

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