Boris Johnson’s column today in the Telegraph is a master-stroke of obfuscation – the pretender to the Tory crown manages to blame the EU for the state of the British steel industry even though his own colleagues blocked any ation.
Told that the UK steel industry was in crisis and challenged to take action on 15 September, the minister with oversight of the sector, Anna Soubry, told MPs of Redcar steel plant owners SSI:
With their local steel plant closing with the loss of at least 1,700 jobs, Middlesbrough F.C. had a new chant to entertain themselves on their 568-mile round trip away schlep to Cardiff this week. Sung to the tune of Lord Of The Dance: