Cut Above

“I’ve also spoken to an officer from British Waterways about funding for the Rochdale Canal. He assures me that there will be no cuts. But we shall see…”

How some people are easily hoodwinked. The above is from the letter from parliament by Paul Rowen, MP for Rochdale, who obviously hasn’t twigged that ‘a cut’ is another word for ‘a canal’ at least in this part of the world.

Nobody’s prefect. If you find any spelling mistakes or other errors in this post, please let me know by highlighting the text and pressing Ctrl+Enter.

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