My deceptions were all to pay for drugs that I am no longer using. I never want to do drugs againCarlisle Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily Front Page newsletter and new audio briefings. “I suspect from time to time you acknowledged it while you were doing it but your own greed and addiction you continued.”So it was you fleeced her of nearly £3,000, some you say you paid back from time to time, but you took advantage of her good nature.”You lined your own pockets.”Widowed Mrs Moynihan, who was married to banker Donald Moynihan, says she handed out £80,000 to a group of beggars who would turn up at her door.Mrs Moynihan was dubbed “The Tiger of the City” during her career as a PA at international law firms, an executive at a French interior ministry and as a director of a financial services firm.Carlisle, who appeared on a videolink from Wormwood Scrubs jail, said he was now clean after spending seven years addicted to drugs.He said: “My deceptions were all to pay for drugs that I am no longer using.”I never want to do drugs again.”Carlisle admitted four counts of fraud and one of harassment at Hammersmith Magistrates’ Court, for which he was jailed for 10 months.He also admitted breaching a previous suspended sentence for carrying out a similar scam on March 31 last year.He was handed a further six weeks imprisonment for the breach.Andrew McRae, 45, of Kensington, was jailed for 17 weeks for harassing Mrs Moynihan for more than £30,000. Tom Lonsdale, 44, also of Kensington, was jailed for seven weeks for harassing her into handing over £1,690. A privately educated musician was among a group of “homeless” conmen who fleeced a retired businesswoman out of up to £80,000.Heroin addict Joseph Montgomery Carlisle, 27, who went to the same school as singer Lily Allen, “systematically milked” Sylvia Moynihan, now 82, out of her money at her home in Kensington, west London.Over six months he scammed Mrs Moynihan out of nearly £3,000 to buy drugs.He also conned two others into handing over money, saying he needed it to pay for a taxi while instead using the cash to feed his £1,000 a week heroin habit.Carlisle, 27, was educated at £35,000-a-year Bedales School, near Petersfield, Hampshire, and went on to perform as a guitarist in the band The .357’s. Other former pupils include TV presenter Kirstie Allsopp and former Tory MP Gyles Brandreth.Carlisle, from Wimbledon was jailed for 46 weeks by Isleworth Crown Court after admitting fraud and harassment charges. Judge Simon Davis told him: “You deliberately targeted an 81-year-old woman over a period of six months.”You had an extremely privileged start in this life, you acknowledge that.”You systematically milked this elderly lady.”You quite rightly acknowledge this was disposable behaviour – beneath contempt.