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SALFORD STAR MARY BURNS AWARDS 2009
 

MARY BURNS AWARDS
DAY 8

THE `MY GOD! YOU'RE ACTUALLY SPEAKING THE TRUTH!' AWARD

It's nice when one of Salford's fat cats comes out with a quote that would have everybody in the city nodding in agreement. And here it is…

"Communities have grown understandably cynical over the years, having been promised so much… and so little delivered…"

Quite right…here, here…etc etc…

Ladies and Gentlemen. The `MY GOD! YOU'RE ACTUALLY SPEAKING THE TRUTH!' AWARD goes to…

Please do a drum roll and click here…


 

SALFORD CITY COUNCIL CHIEF EXECUTIVE…BARBARA SPICER

A fantastic statement made by the highly paid Chief Exec at the NWDA Annual Conference this year… except we think that Babs was, er, referring to the past rather than what's going on at the moment…

However, the judges felt that subconsciously she obviously was including 2009 – the year when absolutely nothing was delivered, apart from constant calls for Barbara's resignation re the Jill Baker/Children's Services fiasco…

Still, the quote stands as a classic statement on Salford, so let's hear it one more time…

…"Communities have grown understandably cynical over the years, having been promised so much… and so little delivered…"

Ladies and Gentlemen. The `MY GOD! YOU'RE ACTUALLY SPEAKING THE TRUTH!' AWARD goes to…

B-a-a-a-r-b-r-a-a-a  Sp-i-i-i-c-e-r

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