Had a drink with Ken Barmy last night after bumping into him while Christmas shopping in Hannigan's Truss Boutique.
"How's your authority's much-vaunted change programme going on?"
"Oh, we've done change. It's back to Business As Usual With Fucking Big Boots On now. No priorities, aimless meandering management chucking their weight about when it suits and disappearing like the morning mists whenever accountability comes a-knocking and the project management expertise of the kindergarten sand-table."
"As good as that?"
"I'm instinctively optimistic."