HMRC in drug shock

TS is struggling to get used to this HMRC lark. First we find that if you type the web address incorrectly, you end up at the Hornell Model Railroad Club. Then a press release pings through – on magic mushrooms.

For those who aren’t abreast of this issue, a loophole that allowed people to import and sell magic mushrooms was closed on Monday.

The world was informed through a press release from HMRC, which was where TS got lost. Since when did our taxmen care about magic mushrooms?

‘It’s a drug smuggling issue,’ a spokesman for HMRC explains.

Revene AND Customs – now we get it.

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