Manchester is a Sensitive Issue

Given that a large chunk of the BBC staff are being sent to Manchester against their will as part of the Beeb’s politically correct, and spectacularly wasteful, relocation to “Media City”, jokes about the city from senior staff have not gone down well:

Foreign Editor Jon Williams has apologised, but only to his Mancunian pals. Not the legions of staff forced to move there.

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Quote of the Day

Emily Thornberry tells Today

“I want a people’s vote but I want it to be a big and proper people’s vote, which is a general election.”


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