So much for trying to get us out of our cars, you can see why they still rule the roost and why the government's efforts to get us out of them are in vain. The minute we get hit with a few inches of snow, they all grind to a halt. I went to use a train this morning for my commute because I was worried about driving conditions, but they were out of action, so were the buses. So I reluctantly turned to my car and was able to complete my journey in about the same time as usual without incident.
Aside from cutting the huge cost of public transport, priority number one must be keep it running whatever the weather, surely? Where's the transport minister? I'll sort him out.