2. PRWeek blogger and Speed MD Steve Earl had to nurse a sore backside after cycling from London to Paris recently. The 300-mile trip saw him raise more than £3,500 for Great Ormond Street Hospital and the Alzheimer's Society.
3. Taylor Herring has been hitting the ale to celebrate Private Eye's 50th anniversary celebrations. Editor Ian Hislop enjoyed pulling a pint of Lord Gnome's Bitter at the magazine's famous haunt, the Coach and Horses pub in Soho, to celebrate the publication of a new book about Private Eye.