CYB was a brief gesture of rebellion by a small group of busy media people all fed up by the excesses and abuses being perpetrated on the British people by the greedy bankers.
And that won’t happen soon, with the politicians we have.
A couple of articles from the campagn are featured here and can be downloaded as pdfs.
Good luck to anyone else who feels he or she can take on and really change Britain’s banks. Unfortunately, to succeed will require more time and commitment than I or my chums were able to give. To be honest I think it will probably take nothing short of a revolution. Maybe the French had the right idea.
PS. There’s some hope when you change your bank. See here for the Evening Standard’s take on things, from 19 April 2011. And to convince you why we should protest, see below from The Observer, 23 October 2011. You couldn’t make it up.
From the Guardian Weekly, February 2010. The article
below appeard in The Scotsman, February 2011. To
download a pdf of either, click on either image.