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Widows hands out five-star treatment

A couple of hundred of the industry’s more sporty workers battled it out on the hallowed turf of Villa Park – usually reserved for the Premiership’s finest and, er, Aston Villa – in the 2005 DWS in Investments’ five- a-side tournament.

In all, 22 teams took part and the cup was won by the Scottish Widows All-Stars managed by Paul Squirrell and captained by Ricky Cornish.

The cup was awar-ded by Villa manager David O’Leary who, rumour has it, had his scouts out in force for the event.


Wagg act

Award for most affable press release this week must go to JWS resources, who in a release announcing the appointment of recruitment consultant Carl Wagg, describes his life outside work. Wagg enjoys playing and watching football and is a keen supporter of Manchester United. Better still, he also enjoys “generally relaxing and socialising with friends”. […]

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