The Mayor quipped at the dinner that he could confirm that no announcement would be made next (i.e. last) week "just don't ask me about the week after".
Now, a light-hearted tweet that he posted on Saturday in response to a fan's query as to whether anything was happening in the coming week is pointing to Thursday as a potentially big day for Blues fans.
Just seen my diary for next week, my office have cancelled my weekly fitness session and my hairdressers appointment for Thursday, just saying
Rumours have been intensifying that the Blues have completed a land-purchase agreement with Peel Group for Bramley-Moore Dock and the adjacent Nelson Dock which has been earmarked for potential car parking or other open space at the new ground.