It seems that all the coolest cats have got a Vespa: Blur’s Damon
Albarn, Steve Craddock of Ocean Colour Scene, Charlene from Texas and
now ... Brian MacLaurin of MacLaurin Communications.
The agency boss discovered that his journey time from Esher to his
Hammersmith office trebled with the closure of the Hammersmith
His solution? Buy a scooter, drive to the west side of the deserted
bridge, park the flash Mazda sports car, pick up the scooter and cruise
over the bridge.
’I cut through the traffic and watch with glee as everyone queues up for
the A4,’ says a delighted MacLaurin.
’It’s my intention to tootle around town to meetings,’ he concludes.