Overheard outside Committee Room 15 just before the witnesses were summoned to give evidence in front of the Public Accounts Committee on the Dome.
Witness 1: ‘I’d just like to say its not too late to give you your old job back.’
Witness 2: ‘I’d just like to say its not too late to say no.’
Witness 1: ‘I’d even be prepared to pay you this time.’
No clues as to who the conversation was held between, but TS can confirm it didn’t involve Neil Spence. Curiously, there was a strange man hanging around outside the committee rooms, handing out leaflets promoting Bristol United Rugby & Football Club. ‘We should be promoting something that will show England at its best, not some tent in Greenwich,’ declared our tipsy footballing friend. A friendly Palace of Westminster bobby escorted him off the premises, though after listening to the inquisition of the Dome chiefs, he might have had a point.
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