1. Work Christmas parties are being scrapped left, right and centre to save money. Events firm Hospitality Line is fighting back. Rooster PR has been drafted in to promote its 'Save the Christmas Party' campaign. With credit crunch party options for £9.95, there's no excuse. Incidentally, where are Flack's Christmas party invites, all you guys out there? It is worryingly quiet...

2. Need a new client? Matt Whistler, a 'relentless self-promoter', has been asking agencies to help him with his 'up and coming celebrity status'. He jumps over matchbox-sized trucks on a push scooter.

3. Public affairs agencies take note. James McGrath, the Aussie whiz booted out of Boris Johnson's office, has master-minded an electoral upset in the Maldives. For the past three months, McGrath has been running the Maldivian Democratic Party's campaign. And this week they won.

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Already registered?
Sign in