Jamie Murray Wells, founder of Glasses Direct and our Young Entrepreneur of the Year, is once again taking on Specsavers and Boots – this time by selling cut-price hearing aids online: “The gloves are on!” he says.
Realise that the various little issues of son leaving home and disenchantment with staff in the office have not only brought me to a grinding halt physically but have triggered a mini mid-life crisis. All very predictable: empty nest; same old job; questions of "what do I want to do with the rest of my life?" etc.
Cath Kidston should consider designing herself a new large-sized vintage purse – her eponymous business is being valued at around £75m, and private equity firms are lining up to buy it.