Monday, July 18, 2011

#Hackgate #Bombardier :Leaked document shows David #Cameron signed a deal which forced Derby-based trainmakers #Bombardier to sack 1,400 workers

DAVID Cameron"s weak claim that he was powerless to stop a £3billion order for train carriages going abroad has been shattered by a leaked document.

The Prime Minister signed a deal with German firm Siemens to build carriages for the £6billion upgrade on the Thameslink rail route, forcing Derby-based Bombardier - which lost out - to lay off thousands of workers.

Mr Cameron and his Transport Secretary Philip Hammond insisted their hands were tied by the tendering...
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