does not necessarily cut out resellers, some of whom were keen to get involved
I bet they were.
And who can blame them really when there's so much money being carelessly chucked around?
How the hell can you say you have an "ambition" to go from spending £13 billion to £30 billion? Are all the jobs lined up already for senior civil servants and ministers in a couple of years time? How about focussing on what you NEED, and building that efficiently and cost effectively as an ambition instead?