Flack: Glastonbury Festival's Speakers Forum

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg (pictured) clearly thought he could win some quick PR points by signing up for an hour-long spot at Glastonbury Festival's Speakers Forum last weekend.

The crowd gave him a polite reception, but the 'poet' who preceded Clegg was definitely not a fan - if his tirade against 'the f*cking Lib Dems' was anything to go by. Clegg, skulking at the back of the tent, was clearly not amused ...

The passing of Michael Jackson gave PROs the excuse to spend the day in the beer garden. As Blue Cherry owner Mark Crosby tweeted: 'Any other PROs considering just taking the day off? Nothing we send out will get in over the next few days, unless it's a biggy ...'

Flack could not resist an invitation from LD Communications to attend the launch of Classic Rock magazine's 'roll of honour' awards presented by a distinctly prehistoric Spinal Tap. While the 'band' sadly failed to perform such greats as Sex Farm, they may have raised a few nervous smiles from LD by dubbing the mag 'Passive Rock' ...

New-business obsessed Band & Brown PROs warned chairman Nick Band his heavily pregnant wife Gabby should avoid giving birth over the weekend as he had an important pitch on Monday. So when Gabby gave birth to Ella Rose Saturday morning, Band worked through Sunday. He said the pitch went 'very well' - perhaps the mystery client has a children's theme ...

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