Not long to wait now.
UPDATE 1345: City indicator suggests confidence is up. Why? Gilt yields (price of government borrowing) fall.
UPDATE 1530 Left leaning assessment here with instant poll
UPDATE 1645 BBC News 24 reporter in House of Commons says that the Tories will not oppose the proposed Bankers' Bonus tax
UPDATE 1700 Mike Smithson hedges his on Political Betting asking; "Will defering the pain save the votes?"
All of which leaves the question just what would the Tories do? As Gordon Brown said at PMQs they are "all wind and no turbines", further reinforcing my view that he's getting the hang of the weekly ordeal, leaving the Leader of Her Majesty's Loyal Opposition floundering again.
UPDATE 1845 For a four point guide from the Man with a Plan click here