Flack

1. Taylor Herring is defying the Scrooges by issuing this witty Christmas card to top contacts such as PRWeek. Drawn by Private Eye cartoonist Tony Husband, it appears to suggest HRH The Queen is now an agency client.

2. 'Venture on a passionate quest with the exquisite flavours of La Maison du Chocolat's most innovative range of ganache chocolates... Valentine's 2009 Chocolate Collection is a truly seductive voyage... ' So says the most depressingly early press release of the week from Clementine PR.

3. PHA Media has a nice new account: representing Matt Fiddes, ex-bodyguard of Michael Jackson. The frustrated chap has filed a claim for damages against Channel Four for misrepresentation in the documentary The Jacksons are Coming. PHA's Stuart Skinner said: 'We are managing his press throughout the legal process.'

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