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Prescott's £50m travel site is a waste of time

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1. Posted by Needabed (Full Member 25 posts) 11y

The Department for Transport is warning travellers not to place too much faith in its £50 million internet journey-planner project because it may be unreliable.

The project was initiated in 2000 by the former transport secretary John Prescott, who is now the Deputy Prime Minister.

Well, it sounds expensive for a website...

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2. Posted by Sam I Am (Admin 5588 posts) 11y

Hmmm, yeah, 50 million quid does sound over the top doesn't it... even for a government purchase :)

3. Posted by mj75 (Full Member 42 posts) 11y

They were better off giving the money to a group of 10 year olds... ophs they did - THE GOVERMENT

This goverment can't get anything right.

But 50 million notes does seem a tad over the top.