The announcement yesterday, 31st October, by Prime Minister David Cameron
and Deputy PM Nick Clegg that Nine Hundred and Fifty Million Pounds will
be made available to industry from the ear-marked regional funds, was
Today's PMI figure of 47.4 would have looked terrible otherwise.
But with the blessings of the £950 million, that leading indicator will
have hopefully been revised upwards by this positive shot in the arm,
which will maintain or create many jobs and sustain some industries.