Contrary to popular opinion, advertising does, in fact, have a
social conscience and many big-hearted adfolk did their bit for Comic
Relief the other week.
Most self-sacrificing of all, however, was Paul Adams, GGT’s creative
services director, who nobly had his moustache removed for Red Nose
But this wasn’t any old moustache - this was one of the more bushy
varieties and he had nurtured it for 23 whole years, since before he met
his lady wife.
In fact, Helen had never seen her husband without his hairy upper
’I cannot scream in the same high-pitched voice she screamed in when she
saw me,’ Adams recalls, somewhat crestfallen.
The talk now is that Helen has withdrawn all sexual favours from her
husband because he’s ’not the man I married’.
Never mind, Paul. Raising pounds 400 is surely worth it for a momentary
lull in your conjugal rights, eh?