Diary has often been accused of being unable to organise pea soup
in a brewery (at least, I think that's what was said), but in recent
research 71% of business people reckon Mo Mowlam and Tony Blair are the
politicians most likely to organise a successful event.
The survey, by United Business Media, put the PM ahead of William
'loser' Hague and George 'Dubya' Bush. Incidentally, Diary has noticed
that Blair's approval ratings continue to be high yet everyone you meet
can't stand him. This makes him the most popular unpopular leader we've
The Event Success Report also found 40% want Victor Meldrew as an
after-dinner speaker while Chris Evans only got 24%. As the late Meldrew
would say 'I don't believe it'