Tuesday, 8 March 2011

iDave waves bye-bye to Bombardier?

Exciting news from the home of the UK rail industry!

Cameron, the Saviour of Libya, encamped the entire cabinet in Derby yesterday.

Local wags suggested that the visit was designed to educate Petrol-head on the difference between a manufacturing and an assembly plant.

Not of course a differentiation that is likely to worry Hammond, as the visit took place several weeks before the winner of the Thameslink fleet is due to be announced.

Meanwhile Number 10 diary watchers wait to see if iDave will be visiting Angela Merkel on or around the 31st March...