For sale: One's very best Daimlerand thought: gee, the public spending cuts are going further than I thought they would.
The Queen's personal motor, modified to cater for her handbag and corgies is on the market
But then I read on:
Buckingham Palace declined to comment on the latest departure from its car pool, which still includes eight state limousines (two Bentleys, three Rolls-Royces and three Daimlers), several Volkswagen people carriers and a London taxi fuelled by LPG (liquefied petroleum gas).And I thought: Does Her Maj really need all these motors? At most she and the kiltie greek can only use two at a time. But then what's the point of being a monarch if you can't splash out on an extra roller or three ...