Raymond Jackson in "The Evening Standard" 10 July 1984
The GLC had put up advertising hoardings publicising the Conservative Government’s failures and promoting the GLC’s successes. The Conservatives constantly sought to abolish the GLC.
Here you have a joke about waste of public money again – a) on wasteful self-promotion, b) on ludicrous minority oriented social projects. The assumption being, why would anyone want these people running your council.