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C-list sensations

Allford Hall Monaghan Morris’ perky little penthouse pad on top of its Unity building on the Liverpool waterfront (AJ 01.03.07) could have been specially designed for a Premiership footballer, with its astronomical price-tag, brilliant views and top-of-the-pile exclusivity. And with a recent salary survey showing that wages in the Premiership now total £1 billion, who can blame the practice for wanting a slice of that. One can imagine the daydreaming in the office as to which soccer great might take up residence. Man United star Wayne Rooney and his glamorous fiancée Colleen perhaps? Even, gasp, Posh ‘n’ Becks? Erm no. Astragal’s Northern cousins tell him that the couple currently occupying the top of the tower are none other than portly Swansea City striker Lee Trundle and his beau Liz McClarnon, formerly of Scouse pop sensations Atomic Kitten. Who? Exactly…

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