An anecdote or two from our first 50 years

“So I said to Ronnie Kray, your rent’s overdue….”

January 2017
It sounds rather smart, opening up your first office in the King’s Road. But it was a rather different place in 1966. The further away you went from Sloane Square, the more the skies darkened and dogs howled. But we opened up at...
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An undiplomatic start

December 2016
It had variously been a junk shop and a dry cleaner's, and our next door neighbour was, in the parlance of those times, a 'turf accountant' (a bookmaker). We bought our office at 440A Kings Road for the outrageous sum of £27,000...
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