We’re early I guess…
One minute early
Putting Bryce and Paul to shame
(Weirdly enough, the tech has been absolutely fine for us)
(Yeah, it is weird)
(One would almost think they’re using it as an excuse…)
Ok, picture of the day
I was trying to find an interesting picture of the Bank of England
But I couldn’t
So I chose the most boring one possible
BoE staff are being ballotted today about whether they should go on strike
A Reuters scoop
Unite, Britain’s biggest union, is consulting members on whether to take industrial action at the 323-year-old Bank, which employs around 3,600 people, after they were awarded a 1 percent pay rise for this year.
Obviously they should, if only to give us something to write about…
The Bank is so quaint.
I love the way its staff have Bank of England debit cards.
And properly funded pensions
I heard a story about how they didn’t originally have cheque guarantee stamps, and tesco check out staff wouldn’t accept them.
So they had to put them on just to make them more usable.
@dodgson: every one on FT Alphaville is voting for the Wessex Regionalist Party