Last Thursday, the cream of advertising - well, a few top nobs -
turned up at Duckworth Finn Grubb Waters’ eighth birthday party on a
houseboat at Westminster Boating Base. Unfortunately our host, Michael
Finn, couldn’t drink because of a sudden attack of
Man of the night was the gallant John Ayling of Ayling & Associates
When one of our female hacks struggled to find a cab on the dark,
tree-lined street, we thought he was going over to reassure her. Alas,
no. He tried to nick her cab.
Luckily, the cab driver was more courteous. Our reporter offered Ayling
a lift, but he barked that he was going west, not north. Hope you
didn’t wait too long, John.