Tuesday, 18 August 2009
Metrolink- Good News?
Another unpublished letter sent to various local papers- this time regarding the new public transport announcements.
Jesus. I used to blog about coke binges, irresponsible driving, insane parties and female ejaculation. Now what am I covering? Trams.
God help me.
Anyway, here’s this letter I hammered out:
So the proposals to bring the Metrolink to Oldham are going ahead. Great news. But wait a minute- weren’t we told we wouldn’t get this extension, because we voted against the congestion charge that was supposed to fund it? It feels to me like the government are admitting, by way of this decision, that they lied about the need for the congestion charge. I wonder what else they lied about…