After last weekÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s report of an expenses crackdown at the Daily Telegraph, word reaches me of more belt tightening at Victoria Plaza.
Last year, the paper picked up on a new British bid to break the world speed record in a steam car inspired by the efforts of a group of university students. BoysÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ own stuff and manna for the Telegraph newsdesk.
Now I hear me that the organisers of the event Ã¢â‚¬’ who hope to raise thousands in sponsorship Ã¢â‚¬’ have found the Telegraph less than grateful for being given the exclusive.
After asking if they could use the Telegraph snapperÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s picture in their fundraising brochure they were apparently told: Ã¢â‚¬Å“Sure Ã¢â‚¬’ itÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ll cost you Ã‚£600.Ã¢â‚¬