Rising tide is finally lifting all our boats
There has been a strong sense that the reported rising tide was lifting a few luxury cruisers while those in the dinghies were being left with that sinking feeling.
Today's report that, at last, after five years of retrenchment and recession most households are beginning to feel a sense of recovery is genuinely good news.
For the first time since the downturn, finances are improving and the rise in employment is feeding through to the family budget.
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