WPP poster boss Eric Newnham quits Kinetic agency

It’s tempting to see this as part of a trend at WPP following the early exit so far this year of Paul Taaffe from Hill & Knowlton and Doug Checkeris from Mediacom USA but Kinetic chairman Eric Newnham’s decision to ...

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Hugh, Jamie, Gordon – will no one save us from these overweening cooks?

And Nigella and Delia, but at least the gals stick to cooking on their programmes. Sales of ‘sustainable’ fish are going through the roof at Sainsbury’s and other supermarkets following Channel 4’s Fish Fight series fronted by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, my ...

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Succession issues at Apple as Tim Cook steps in for Steve Jobs but it’s not the only company facing them

Nobody doubts that Apple chief operating officer Tim Cook is capable of running Apple in the absence of visionary founder Steve Jobs, he’s done it twice before as Jobs, 55, battled with first pancreatic cancer and then a liver transplant. ...

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Maybe we’ve bunga bunga’d enough but here’s Silvio Berlusconi on the attack with a mystery girlfriend

And an extraordinary tale it is too. Apparently Silvio has been in a ‘stable relationship’ with just one girlfriend for the past two years despite surrounding himself with an assorted cast of nubile young women. An invitation to cherchez la ...

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