The wheels on the bus have fallen off.

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by Speedy, Dec 13, 2006.

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    I particularly like the MoDs quip
    As quoted by a spokesperson from their £1000 swivel chair and heated office.
  2. with 32 inch plasma screen, don't forget how much was spent on those!
  3. Quite correct: We are doing more training than ever. :D
  4. Does anyone actually believe this palpable nonsense any more?
  5. "The MoD's planning assumptions, on which the manning requirement is based, envisage one medium-scale and two small-scale operations at a time. "

    Aren't we currently running at 2 medium-scale plus 2.5 ish small-scale (at least that's what it looks like to me :cry: )
  6. I'm sure the lads who are in Afgh less than 12 months after returning from Iraq don't believe it!! :x
  7. When they leave office they will tell the truth ala Mikey Boy!!! You never bite the hand that feeds you, and as such these people are merely writing what they are told by people clearly not in the know.....
  8. Job security reasons no doubt..
  9. I note that the committee spends more time on recommendations regarding "diversity" than they do to solving the current helicopter issues :x

    That said, they do make plenty of other good points, so I'll let them off!