Campaigners in Cornwall are aiming to forge a direct cargo link to France to help the fishing fleet recover from post-Brexit trade disruption.
Err, OK, so this might be a good idea, might not be. But why campaigners? Why not folks with a bit of cash who set one up?
Martin Laity, who runs Sailor’s Creek Shellfish in Flushing, near Falmouth, said a ferry could open up new markets for his products.
“I think it should be looked at and the British government should start taking it seriously,” he said.
Ah, of course, silly of me. The aim is that we pay for the ferry which exports his products…..