10 things we learned this week

Jamie Oliver's work ethic, the snack preferences of Russian intelligence agents and the city we should all move to

by Gabriella Griffith
Last Updated: 30 Aug 2013

1.    Jamie Oliver doesn’t shy away from a 100 hour working week

2.    The KGB loved a Wagon Wheel

3.    Burnley is best for business

4.    Paddy Power is the new barometer of economic data

5.    Sir Martin Sorrell actually enjoys coming second

6.    Vodafone might pay more tax some time down the line

7.    The ‘Internet of Things’ is a very real thing

8.    Fifty Shades of Grey author EL James has something very big in common with Simon Cowell

9.    Naked Wines founder Rowan Gormley kips in a place called ‘the room of gloom’

10.  British Gas has its HQ in Staines


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