Get your head to the ground Ferret-style and there's only one thing that most people agree on – a date.
More on that in a minute. After that and this weekend, I hear, is the one where wheat and chaff go their seperate ways.
That the traditional list of hopefuls is replaced by a slimmed down list of genuine contenders among whom, you strongly suspect, will be names that no-one has either thought of or suspected. One of which may pop up later tonight.