I hope this coalition government will rise above the pettiness and stupidity of the outgoing one.
Is it not daft to ban the 500 euro note in the UK on the grounds that it is used by money launderers? Those criminals will now use the two hundred euro note instead. Perhaps their parcel will be slightly bulkier – so what? That is not a deterrent.
Common sense seems alien to those intent on letting Big Brother control every aspect of our lives.
The sooner those in charge grow up, the better.