My colleague Tony Robertson has a posting about new revelation on the continuing farce that is Merseytravel. He confirm leading NW political journalist/Daily Post columnist's concerns that big decisions were taken at short notice and against/without(?) proper officer advice :
Last night at Sefton ‘s Full Council meeting we may have started to unravel what on earth went on within Merseyside’s Integrated Transport Authority when it dropped, out of the blue I would add, any involvement in bringing Merseyrail’s infrastructure under its own control.
The full posting is well worth a read: