+ + + New Bank of England Governor is Mark Carney + + +
— Guido Fawkes (@GuidoFawkes) November 26, 2012
Betting was suspended on Paul Tucker. Oops.
Here is some background on Carney, the current governor of the Bank of Canada.
So its Mark Carney for Governor. Bank of Canada governor defies predictions Including mine!
— Hugh Pym (@BBCHughPym) November 26, 2012
Balls thanks Osborne for advance notice of the statement 'but not its contents'. Gracious me, surely Chancellor didn't think he'd leak it!
— Tim Shipman (@ShippersUnbound) November 26, 2012
Carney will apply for British citizen in the normal way "with no special favours," Osborne says.
— James Kirkup (@jameskirkup) November 26, 2012
What happens if Mark Carney gives wrong answer to question about history of BoE in his 'Life in the UK' test?
— Nicholas Watt (@nicholaswatt) November 26, 2012
I think we can safely say that after the carney announcement there was a wikipedia stampede
— ann treneman (@anntreneman) November 26, 2012