White van man strikes

27th May 2005 at 01:00
Have you ever seen any white vans around with eis on the side in the tell-tale lower-case typeface that betrays a complete ignorance of the rules of orthography? We hear one has been spotted in Arbroath recently.

Closer inspection reveals that it belongs to a company based in the Glasgow area, called Eaglesham Industrial Services and thought to be in contract cleaning.

Is David of the SSTA keeping something from us?

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