The intersting thing here to note is that the DR came about with european money, Not government or tax payers money.
so where does "European money" come from - orchards in the south of Italy ?
Wikipedia says :-
£44 million grant funding from Yorkshire Forward and the European Regional Development Fund.
£40 million loan funding from Yorkshire Forward and the 4 local authorities.
£10 million loan funding from the project technology partner, Thales Group.
MaxDSL - goes as fast as it can and doesn't read the line checker first.
Are your kids pirates ? Limewire, Bearshare, Kazaa, BitTorrent, eMule are all tools of the trade.