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Mobile row sets an uneasy tone

WHEN is a tax not a tax – apparently when it’s a ‘charge’, as highlighted by the increasingly bitter open row between the island’s biggest telco operator and our Commerce and Employment minister.

Get ready for the long and winding road

YOU know it is going to be bad when the apologies come in a month before the roadworks are even due to start. It is a safe bet that motorists trying to get from Town to the airport or past it will struggle to maintain their cool as they negotiate an alternative route through six parishes.

States-owned telecoms would have struggled

I AM responding to the recent letter under the title, ‘It Sure is baffling’ (Guernsey Press, 7 August). It is another letter penned by Alec Forty, again referring to the sale of Guernsey Telecoms, the theme of many previous letters by this well respected former ‘business head’ and leading civil servant.