There's never a dull moment in the rich tapestry that is London's
ad land. Forget Bridget Jones mania (see below), Ogilvy & Mather decided
to throw a pre-Easter party in aid of having dug deep to revamp its
tired old offices situated rather more than a canape's throw away from
its fellow advertising brethren.
Soho's jet-set was forced to give Home House a miss for the evening and
instead made the foray into the uncharted territory of Zone 2 by
draughty leisure boat, where Ogilvy's offices had finally been
Nevertheless, the seasoned liggers, Fallon's founders Robert Senior and
Michael Wall, were spotted chewing the fat with Graham Deakin, who we
hear was putting away the booze admirably.
And ISBA bods were seen rubbing shoulders with the free-wheeling
production crew, who were hoovering up the bellinis, in preparation for
However, the evening's well-wishers had to go without entertainment as
all those involved remained disappointingly restrained.