They are not green shoots

So one Labour peer seems to think she has seen signs of green shoots in the economy. I think we would all disagree. They are not green shoot, they are a dead plant.

By the way, what a fabulous name Baroness Vadera is, it sounds like the female other half of Lord (Darth) Vader.

You could just imagine them being announced at a function "Lord Vader and Baroness Vadera".