With these wasters out of the country, anyone thinking what I'm thinking?
BBC: 437 staff. Cost £3million.
Department for Culture, Media and Sport: Tessa Jowell, Andy Burnham, Gerry Sutcliffe and 10 staff. Cost: £75,000
Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform: Lord (Digby) Jones and four staff. Cost: £28,200
Downing Street: Prime Minister and 20 staff. Cost: £114,500 (estimated)
Foreign Office: Sir Alan Collins, consul general to New York. Cost: £3,000 (estimated)
Home Office: 5 officials. Cost: £12,000 (estimated)
Mayor of London's office: Boris Johnson and 13 staff. Cost: £167,000
Olympic Delivery Authority: 22 staff. Cost: £25,000
Olympic Security Directorate: 30 people. Cost: £30,000
Transport for London: 11 staff. Cost £35,000
Hackney Council: 5 staff. Cost: £30,000
Greenwich Council: 6 staff. Cost: £14,000
Newham Council: 4 staff. Cost: £9,000
London Development Agency: 13 staff. Cost: £3million
Visit Britain: 7 people. Cost: £50,000
Visit London: 2 people. Cost £5,000 (estimated)
Metropolitan Police Service: 39 policemen and support staff. Cost: £240,000
Dorset Police: 4 people. Cost: £9,000 (estimated)
Total: 639 people, cost £6,846,700
Dorset Police? Boris should have just sent a Fed-ex courier to pick up the flag and everyone else could have watched it on Sky, if they could be bothered.