Sadly, when the invoice arrived, he informed me that everything he took away was worthless junk, and sadly could not be resold. As a consequence, we would have to settle his invoice in full.
I was therefore amused when our Chairman, William Rutherford, emailed me a link to Ebay with a note "someone's flogging our chairs!" See HERE
What's more amusing, with Mandelson-esque spin, our worthless junk has been miraculously transformed into a
"FANTASTIC SET OF SIX VINTAGE RETRO CHAIRS
w. FLUTED LEGS VICTORIAN STYLE
In these times of austerity brought about by 13 years of Labour mismanagement, I don't blame any budding entrepreneur from trying to make a profit. I just hope he gets more than the 99p starting price.
The big question, which remains unanswered, is why was our suave sophisticated and stylish Chairman is searching on Ebay for "grotty second hand bar furniture." I suspect questions will be asked!