Floods, trolleys and the politics of fear
Real problems fester for decades, while the chancers stage another political panto, writes Gene Kerrigan
Published 10/01/2016 | 02:30
Deep in all our hearts, we know the floods will come again, and again, down through the years to come.
Deep in all our hearts, we know the chaos in A&E will persist through the winter and into the spring and it will be there when winter returns.
The A&E crisis is a late 20th-century problem. The parade of promises to provide effective flood defences go back to before most of us were born.