If I had any slight inkling that people stood for election as a public representative to do good for their electorate; to represent their constituents; and to improve their electoral area, cynical old me got further ammunition to the contrary then.
The curtain in front of this plaque was pulled aside and then the photographs commenced.
I didn’t think there were that many politicians in the area. The number in the photograph for inclusion in the local papers was very large.
For that hour, the construction work stopped and no benefit was done for the constituents – just marketing and networking.