Things seem to be warming up on the ‘getting your digs in early’ front.
Chief of the General Staff (CGS) General Sir David Richards talks about putting troop numbers first (i.e. at the expense of the Royal Navy and RAF)
Then the First Sea Lord, Admiral Sir Mark Stanhope, says we must look beyond Afghanistan and not cut the Royal Navy.
So when is Air Chief Marshall Sir Stephen Dalton going to print, or maybe, he is smarter than this?
The Treasury must be loving this, divide and conquer is an age old tactic.
The answer to the question on the RAF wading in to the bunfight was a few days later