The Home of Harrumphing
Sweet subsidies turn sour in E16 - Times Online
Question: which constituency has received the most farm subsidies from Brussels over the past decade? Answer: leafy East Ham in the East End of London, because Tate & Lyle’s Silvertown sugar refinery is there. Such figures could not be issued before the election and so this odd fact has just been released, leading to much harrumphing on political blogsites.