The Transport Secretary argues that it’s “not our contest, we’re hosting it for Ukraine… hundreds of Ukrainian railway staff have been killed” and so the UK should be “in solidarity” with Ukraine.
Kwarteng highlights that Britain has “supported Ukraine right from the start of this crisis”.
The UK competes as itself too rarely to allow the Corporation’s complacency to let Britain down. Time to bring some Olympic focus.
Plus: Will Javid come back? Will Boris Island fly? Hazzer, formerly the Duke of Sussex. And: an ice bath in a Scandi forest.