You can always trust creatives to keep the handbags flying long
after everyone else has forgotten what the fuss was all about. So thanks
to the cheeky BMP staffer who leaked Larry 'ample-arse' Barker's
all-staffer in response to Peter 'whinging prick' Souter's all-staffer
in response to Barker's Private View (Campaign, 16 March). Text as
'The sun is shining its golden light particularly brightly on BMP this
morning. Last night at the Grosvenor House we picked up the top prize
with Ed & James's VW 'lost dog' ad. It also picked up a silver in Best
Ad/Consumer Magazine as well as getting commendations and
Adam and Justin's 'Beetle' work was barely off the screen all night.
Budweiser's heritage work was shortlisted. Our ads got the biggest
cheers of the night.
It was a very proud night for BMP. At the top of the tree where we
'PS. AMV got a silver. Bless.
'PPS. I was going to send a narky memo about Peter Souter's piece in
Campaign Diary. But then I, too, would be a whinging prick.'
Hmm, what was that they used to say about Omnicom's happy family?