And the BBC wonders why it has become so reviled?
Two 'cast iron' (something iDave knows a great deal about) certainties: (a) it will eventually be introduced and (b) we will not get a referendum on the further transfer of power (of tax raising).
Oh, sorry one moment - What's that? Oh, right, as I thought but thanks anyway. Apologies dear reader, that was William Hill calling back to confirm they would not even consider 'opening a book' on that!