If you’re packing for your summer hols at the moment, spare a thought for poor old Charles Martin of Macfarlanes. While it’s considered okay these days for your kids to beat you at Nintendo, that simply doesn’t apply when it comes to watersports. The thinking chez Martin, though, is that Daddy is letting the family down with his rubbish sailing.
Martin, a relative novice to the yachtie world, has been told by his wife and kids that he has to brush up his skills before they’ll get in a sailing boat with him.
The London office of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has inadvertently developed a booming football practice following its client Russian multimillionaire Roman Abramovich’s purchase of Chelsea Football Club.Abramovich, who last week paid £17m for Blackburn Roversleftwinger Damien Duff and £6m for West Ham defender Glen Johnson, has made Skadden’s London office, which is better […]