One of the item's in this week's Global Newsletter from the council's Chief Executive is a call for teams to participate in a tug-o-war contest this coming May Day.
"It's simple and fun, all you need is six people pulling in the same direction."
Being giddy and impulsive I pointed this out to Mary and T.Aldous.
"That's a coincidence: there's six of you in Policy Team. Why don't you enter, it would be a good bit of team-bonding."