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Thursday, 21 August 2008

Another SNP U turn, so many they are dizzy

There was today however a wee sign of another SNP U turn. When asked about tram line 3 and support for it, the Council Leader suggested that the SNP were "persuaded of the business case..." I think we should be told if this really is another Damascus Road conversion!


Anastácio Soberbo said...

Hello, I like this blog.
Sorry not write more, but my English is not good.
A hug from Portugal

Anonymous said...

It’s consistent with Stewart Stevenson’s new position, and there’s no doubt in my mind that there’s tremendous “bang for the buck” in phases 1b, 2 and 3. So this is one particular U-turn which I think should be welcomed.

Ewan said...

scottish unionist

Stewart Stevenson has always been a tram fan but then his great uncle used to run the trams in Edinburgh. And you are right, this falls into "thank God they've seen the light" category of U turns!


welcome and do not worry, your English is still better than my Portuguese!


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