UK economy is about to surge back to life, says leading forecaster
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    Quote Originally Posted by vetran View Post
    Yes of course there is no way a new manufacturer can establish quality in a factory without waiting 20 years to do it.

    I mean all that expertise is not documented or waiting to be hired.

    You do talk some tulip.
    So why did it take China 25+ years? Why does America not have a rival to Aston Martin? I mean the US have sent people to the moon.
    “We've always defined ourselves by the ability to overcome the impossible. And we count these moments. These moments when we dare to aim higher, to break barriers, to reach for the stars, to make the unknown known. We count these moments as our proudest achievements. But we lost all that. Or perhaps we've just forgotten that we are still pioneers. And we've barely begun. And that our greatest accomplishments cannot be behind us, because our destiny lies above us.”

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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    So why did it take China 25+ years? Why does America not have a rival to Aston Martin? I mean the US have sent people to the moon.
    Ford used to own Aston Martin.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PurpleGorilla View Post
    Ford used to own Aston Martin.
    Mmm India owns Land Rover and Jaguar -

    “We've always defined ourselves by the ability to overcome the impossible. And we count these moments. These moments when we dare to aim higher, to break barriers, to reach for the stars, to make the unknown known. We count these moments as our proudest achievements. But we lost all that. Or perhaps we've just forgotten that we are still pioneers. And we've barely begun. And that our greatest accomplishments cannot be behind us, because our destiny lies above us.”

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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    Mmm India owns Land Rover and Jaguar -

    And they are doing a good job!

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    Quote Originally Posted by sal View Post
    Looking forward for the promised interest rate increase and the imminent housing market collapse.
    Indeed. Coming soon...

    The black plague of debt will bite soon...

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    Quote Originally Posted by PurpleGorilla View Post
    And they are doing a good job...
    ...at shipping the profits back to India. Who also receive £150m in aid per year from the UK government.








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    Quote Originally Posted by original PM View Post
    Came back a few years later though.

    Good thing we did or we would not be posting on a forum - because most of us would be dead and freedom of speech would not be a thing.
    Via a different route and at a much greater cost.
    Brexit: Pay more to get less and having less money to pay for it.
    Brexiters: I want the rest of the UK to suffer and deprive the young of their future.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Paddy View Post
    Via a different route and at a much greater cost.
    Oh so maybe we should not have rescued Europe from the clutches of a homicidal maniac then?

    Jeezuz fookin kerist.

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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    ...at shipping the profits back to India. Who also receive £150m in aid per year
    Your generation wrecked the UK car industry.

    It's all been foreign owned for years...

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    Ha experts! If the Remain camp come out with experts then the Leave dismiss them but when the sock is on the other foot

    Michael Gove has refused to name any economists who back Britain’s exit from the European Union, saying that “people in this country have had enough of experts”.
    Pants are no good unless they stick to the wall after you've taken them off.

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