Strange days

Strange daysRegular readers will know that Tulkinghorn’s scribes ­frequently see some rather strange sights at some rather strange parties. A Lycra-clad John Young suspended from the ceiling at a recent Lovells party springs to mind.

But the image of tax lawyers from Baker & McKenzie hobnobbing with such celebrities as Aisleyne from Big Brother 7 and Richard and Judy’s daughter Chloe at the opening night of London tourist attraction Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! is ­certainly one of the strangest.

The firm advised on the launch and were treated to a few tickets. And some quality time with the world’s most surgically modified ­person – ­Dennis ‘Cat Man’ Avner – who Tulkinghorn understands is having a panel review some time this year.