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A difficult berth

Spare a thought for the City of Coventry. Having gone to the trouble of chartering a yacht for MIPIM, it neglected to lease a mooring, and had to slope of to Juan-les-Pins a few miles down the coast. Would-be investors suddenly found a whole new MIPIM dimension to the phrase ‘being sent to Coventry’. It’s good how these things evolve.

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