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Chambers’ summer parties are an important part of the Bar calendar for two reasons: barristers can get their clients drunk and clerks can show off the scale of their entertainment budget to other clerks.
The picture above is the result of such a summer party, with the raucous 39 Essex Street the host.
Apparently a man strapped to a catherine wheel was the appropriate backdrop for the boozing and schmoozing.
Tulkinghorn cannot confirm the rumours flying around that the person in question is a pupil going through a traditional 39 Essex Street hazing ceremony.