Diary: Water-Cooler Monitor

What topics has the industry been ?discussing this week?

The Talk Time Spent
The Government in talks with the BBC about 1 hr 11 mins
running COI ads on its channels. Is this a disaster
for, or the saviour of, government advertising?
Innocent appointing Rainey Kelly Campbell 57 mins
Roalfe/Y&R to its smoothies ad account. Will this
be a match made in heaven after so many changes
on the business?
Lloyds TSB reviewing its £50 million DM account. 41 mins
The contest is set to be another big test for Rapier,
the incumbent, so soon after it lost its Virgin
Media business.
Tom Vick leaving JWT. It seems it's time for a new 17 mins
challenge, so what next for one of the best-rated
and well-liked MDs in the business?