At the launch of Jupiter’s Japanese income fund a gaggle of hacks learnt how to make sushi.Risky business, mixing journalists and sharp knives, especially given that the first question asked by the teacher was “Is anybody drunk?”
- The Diary is still trying to ascertain the identity of a mystery woman who was carried off rather the worse for wear at the Money Marketing 20th anniversary bash. Just The Diary’s type, it would seem It appears that she got just a bit too much into the swing of things and no doubt ended up suffering an even worse hangover than the rest of us who valiantly lasted out the Somerset House shindig.
- F&C communications director Jason Hollands tucked into a tasty guinea pig recently on holiday in South America. While his girlfriend sat opposite with her eyes averted from the sight of the roasted rodent, Hollands delighted in sampling the local delicacy.
- The ever so modest caricaturist at the Money Marketing 20th Anniversary bash, after shaming an MM hack had the gall to boast to onlookers “I have not had any complaints so far.” Not sure which pictures he was looking at, but one guest peering over the shoulder of the artist pulled a rather quizzical face, asking: “Are you about 40?” Erm â¦no,not quite.