Political Bollocks

Ballistic

War Hero
People are being told to work from home if they can.
Industry, commerce and other organisations are being encouraged to be innovative, utilising technology to facilitate meetings, video conferencing and so on.

If all this meets with even a modicum of success, will it be time for a re-think on HS2?

One of the main arguments in its favour was to assist business by reducing the time between meetings etc.

If business is able to adapt to new practices at such short notice, won't that blow a hole in the very notion of rapid movements of large numbers of people?

Time will tell I suppose...
 

fishhead

War Hero
People are being told to work from home if they can.
Industry, commerce and other organisations are being encouraged to be innovative, utilising technology to facilitate meetings, video conferencing and so on.

If all this meets with even a modicum of success, will it be time for a re-think on HS2?

One of the main arguments in its favour was to assist business by reducing the time between meetings etc.

If business is able to adapt to new practices at such short notice, won't that blow a hole in the very notion of rapid movements of large numbers of people?

Time will tell I suppose...
Apart from that by the time the government has splurged billions of quids supporting the economy through the virus travails there will be bugger all left to buy a shiny new railway.
 

Sumo

War Hero
 

Sumo

War Hero
“Equal treatment”. “New and compelling evidence must be required”

Hundreds of Northern Ireland vets set to get legal guarantee they won’t face any more court witch-hunts. Big stuff alongside our bill yesterday from Northern Ireland office. As promised. https://t.co/58I6XRRoob
 

Ballistic

War Hero
Oh, look...
Diane Abbott is getting her numbers all muddled again...

"Three hundred thousand, thirty four, nine hundred and seventy four thousand" tests carried out so far."



 
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