Adonis whinges about Pacer trains

You’d think that Andrew Adonis, the former Secretary of State for Transport who introduced HS2, would have a better idea than most about the realities of daily travel in the regions. It turns out, he doesn’t.

In a tweet on Friday, it seems he encountered a train unfamiliar to him: the Pacer.

The thing is, Pacers were problematic when he was planning HS2, and we’re not the only people to have noticed that:

There was justifible anger from some who responded:

Photo of a Pacer train

Adonis complains about his train

And we are not the only people to have spotted where the funds for transport are

actually being spent:


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