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RightaroundthetimeKathleenSaxton oftheLighthouseCompanyplayedthe roleofprovocateurandconvincedLance andItolookatexpandingandextending AdvertisingWeekacrosstheAtlantic, KeithRichardsreleasedthedefinitive "Life"—abig,fierce,game-changing accountoftheStones'nearlyhalf- century-longadventure.Ontheinsideof thebookjacketKeithhandwrote,"Believe itornot,Ihaven'tforgottenanyofit." Well,I'veneverfallenasleepatMuddy Waters'houseatsunsetandwokenup atHowlin'Wolf'satsunrise,butwesure havebeenthroughalotsince2013. Fromourfirst-everRonnieScott's LeadershipBreakfastwithTheGuardian's AlanRusbridgerdiscussingEdward Snowden,toourinauguralOpeningGala atSt.Paul'sCathedralwithFruHazlitt commandingthepulpit,andJonathanand CharlotteofBritain'sGotTalentbringing usalltotears,it'sbeenquitearide. SowhatdoIremember?Allofit,but here'swhatcomestomind... Walking through the doors of BAFTA for the first time, and a blur of extraordinary talents that followed all over London — Lord Sebastian Coe, Idris Elba, Nicola Mendelsohn, Salma Hayek, Sir Martin Sorrell, Sir Dave Brailsford, Sir Ben Ainslie, Bernie Ecclestone, Lord David Puttnam, Maurice Levy, Michael Roth, Yannick Bollore, Rory Sutherland, Nile Rodgers, Nas, Jack Whitehall, All Saints, Grayson Perry, Stanley Tucci, Susie Essman, Bryan Ferry, Jimmy Carr, Keith Lemon, Steve Coogan, James Corden, Sir John Hegarty, Bob Greenberg, Jon Kamen, Tim Armstrong, and Sir Trevor McDonald. Reflections TheFirst FiveYears BAFTA and Beyond Icons Abound ByMattScheckner Kathleen Saxton in the ring with David Haye at Picturehouse and in the kitchen with Tom Kerridge at St. James's Piccadilly Church, Richard Curtis at Lancaster House, Abbey Road Studios, twice, Mackemore & Ryan Lewis and Jack Garratt live at KOKO, celebrating Game of Thrones at Southwark Cathedral with Sky UK and Dean Andrew Nunn, Felix Dennis at Ronnie Scott's, Lord Bilimoria at the House of Lords, and meeting Simon Daglish.

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