Diary: On the QT ...

Charles Saatchi is a man of simple tastes when it comes to food, according to his domestic goddess wife, Nigella Lawson. Apparently he prefers a bowl of cereal to her prawn dansak.

"We often climb into bed together with a bowl each of cereal, ice-cream and biscuits," she says. Her admission has got The Sun all excited. "The tease won't tell what they do with it," it sighs ...

Steve Gatfield may be Lowe Worldwide's man of the moment but it is his brother who has the star quality. Nicky Gatfield played sax on Dexy's Midnight Runners' 1986 album Don't Stand Me Down ...

It isn't only Nitro's Bruce Crouch (father of Peter) who can boast a footballing relative. So can Amanda Walsh, the European chief executive of the United network. Her father, Dave Walsh, was an Irish international centre forward who was once the subject of a record transfer fee (£2,000) when he moved from West Bromwich Albion to Aston Villa. Having played against greats such as Stanley Matthews, he remains a bit of a legend himself and still gets fan-mail ...

If you've been wondering what the censorship of Google China means in practice, try this. Type "Tiananmen Square" into a www.google.com images search and you'll see pictures of demonstrations. Type the same into www.google.cn and you're treated to shots of flag-raising ceremonies and celebrations.

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