“They (the Government) sent the Roads Minister to talk to us about grand new plans for our rail network.
The press call was for 9am on Platform 6 at Exeter St David’s station.
Jesse Norman took the train to Exeter on Tuesday. He stayed in the Premier Inn, and strolled across to the station where he was due to meet Devon County Council leader John Hart and the media.
There was only one problem: Mr Norman went to Exeter Central, instead of to Exeter St David’s.
In the end he jumped into a cab to the right station, shaving a few minutes off an already tight interview schedule. …”