The banks it seems have just pulled of the most successful begging letter scam in history. It puts West African hustlers in the shade. Is it the first corporate collaborative heist?
Did an email appear in The Chancellors inbox and what did it say? What was in the correspondence that solicited such a generous response?
I’ve put in a FOI request and will let you know the answer ASAP. Alternatively, if anyone can come up with a boilerplate for asking HMG for wads of cash, post it as a comment.