Originally Posted by BogMonster
Hollow laugh from down here at that remark...
Wondered if we'd hear from you Stephen.
You've had your problems, we know, but you have to admit that your troubles stemmed from the same source that has plagued British ships, boats and seafarers for centuries. Namely, the French
It is they that create the tube material that Humber use. It's a sad reflection on our country that these days a boatbuilder from Hull, a place with hundreds of years of ship and boat building history, has to rely on the French to keep his boats afloat - or not, in your case.
I could go on, being old enough to be allowed to be grumpy, but I'd best be careful what I say around here as they rather like our Gallic neighbours in these parts - BPC and all that.