By Sebastian Shakespeare for the Daily Mail
Published: 22:06 BST, 11 April 2019 | Updated: 23:35 BST, 11 April 2019
Couple goals: Nick Candy and wife Holly Valance
Life is an unending roller coaster for the billionaire property tycoon Nick Candy.
Within the space of a year, he successfully fought a £132 million legal battle against former friend Mark Holyoake and enjoyed the infinitely more agreeable experience of being a guest at Princess Eugenie’s wedding.
Now, I can disclose that Candy, who is married to former pop star and Neighbours actress Holly Valance, has become the subject of an even more extraordinary High Court action.
And this time, he faces a demand for a stupefying £1.5 billion, even though the argument is over a building costing less than 10 per cent of that!
One of the more outlandish claims is for ‘malicious sabotage’ even though this is not a term recognised in English law.
The claim, brought by company director