Bob Ainsworth in the firing line?

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by MrPVRd, Aug 29, 2009.

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  1. Appears that there may be a difference of opinion between 'Elicopter Bob and the chain of command regarding the circumstances of Capt Phillipson's death in 2006.

    The Times claims that Ainsworth smeared the commanding officer in an attempt to deflect criticism from equipment shortages.

    Blimey! Ainsworth smearing a h'officer. 8O Wot the 'ell's the world coming to?

     
  2. mysteron

    mysteron LE Book Reviewer

    So now it starts with Sideshow Bob.

    Knock me down with a feather for all of my surprise.

    Grrrrrrr......
     
  3. Can I ask what operational intelligence did Sideshow Bob have that gave him the right to second-guess the actions of the Major Jonny Bristow? Considering that an enquiry looks to clear him, has Sideshow got 'ears on the ground' or sumat?
     
  4. Hey extremist, his ears would be better six feet underground
     
  5. Bolllox, I mis-read the thread title as "in front of the firing squad!"

    P-T