A right gulpin…

FOR those with access to the Belfast Telegraph archive (…because I forgot to write this while it was still free – oops), David Gordon recently took an in depth look at the extent of spending within the Ulster Scots Agency. Wining, dining, taxis to Dublin – yet the good Lord Laird appears remarkably unperturbed about how he throws your money around. Let’s not forget, this was the same man who rather conveniently resigned as Chairman of the Agency last year, before any of this came out. The “last straw” was, according to his lordship, that the Government wasn’t giving them enough funding. “Where is our slice of the cake?” he whinged. Well now we know – he had it and ate it… and you paid for it.

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