Start-up soup, buy-out brisket or new-venture noodles? Backchat would like to know just what was on the menu when Andy Briscoe, Phil Bunker and Paul Cosh met for lunch last week.

Perhaps the three out-of-work insurers, ex-managing directors of AA Insurance Services, NIG and BDML, were just chatting about old times, swapping gardening tips or gossiping about how difficult the school run is?

Or, perhaps not...

Any flies on that wall - give us a call.