Best of Spear's Last Week: 28th January 2013 - Spear's Magazine

Best of Spear’s Last Week: 28th January 2013

The five most read articles on Spear’s last week and the best of the blogs

The five most read articles on Spear’s last week:

1. Husband Jailed for Not Disclosing his Assets in Divorce Case
Actual imprisonment for non-disclosure is virtually unheard of in recent times. What are the legal implications?

2. Mail: Barclays Wealth boss quits after destroying damning report
A senior Barclays executive has quit after it was revealed that he secretly shredded a bombshell report that described a key part of the bank as ‘out of control’.

3. Sotheby’s to sell important Meissen porcelain collection
Sotheby’s London will present the most important and complete group of 18th century Meissen animals and birds ever to appear at auction on 1st May 2013

4. Impetus and Private Equity Foundation to merge to create venture philanthropy powerhouse
The combined organisation will fund charities which benefit more than half a million people and have an income of £8-9 million

5. Review: Champagne + Fromage, Covent Garden
This is a proper cheese emporium: the tables and shelves are filled with the stuff, and a faint whiff of Camembert hangs in the air

And the best of the blogs:

Minister for Public Health Says Eating at Your Desk is ‘Mad’, ‘Wrong’ and ‘Disgusting’
Anna Soubry, minister for public health, criticises eating at desks, but she’s wrong when she says it’s because Brits are ‘weird’ about food

Sitwell Scoffs in Dubai: Desert Palm, Hakkasan and Thai Kitchen
Dubai is like an outdoor business lounge. A business lounge with skyscrapers and with weather that means you can’t go outside for three months of the year

Moves to Ease Conversion of Office Buildings into Homes is Good News for HNW House Hunters
Converting office buildings to homes will help wealthy house hunters, but could price out small businesses
  
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