Hewitt in a Hole

In a staggering move the board of Eurotunnel have voted to make the disgraced Patricia Hewitt a director. A great spot by LobbyDog. Even after her  fifty grand golden goodbye, Hewitt is not content with just being a director of Boots, BT, Cinven and Barclays. She shamelessly lists her government roles on the proposed motion being put to shareholders in May. Something tells Guido the vote might not go her way…

UPDATE: The Eurotunnel press office say the decision was made “a while ago” and “we’ll have to wait and see” re the vote.




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