The Labour leader pursues his traditional tactic of reading out a question from a member of the public.
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Gimson’s election diary: Eastbourne – the referendum result suggests the Tories will hold on. But it’s not nearly that simple.
In this, the tightest blue-yellow, many more people mentioned, with approbation, the Liberal Democrat candidate than referred to the EU.
He also won’t confirm that as Prime Minister he would authorise an air strike to kill the leader of ISIS.
The more likely Tory voters see headline figures like these, the less likely they are to turn out to vote.
These are the threats that keep Labour MPs up at night.
Iain Dale: My election prediction. May will be back in Downing Street with a Commons majority of 74 seats.
Plus: Where I was when the poll was announced. What I will be doing during the campaign. And: the temptation to seek to stand as a candidate tugs at my sleeve…
His great achievement two years ago was to sever the head off the Liberal Democrat snake – and most of the body too. Now he must defang it again.
Our Executive Editor argues he will be “propped up on his bicycle, like the El Cid of the Labour Party”.
Fourteen of the 25 Labour MPs with the smallest majorities either voted against or didn’t vote at all.
The Labour leader delivers his pitch, but Mark Francois asks: “Is that it?”
It was not an edifying spectacle, but it was convincing in its way.
If anything, it’s traditional to reject them.
Above all, don’t neglect the obvious. May is vulnerable to Tory revolts – as the NICs debacle proved. She wants a real working majority.
The Labour leader refuses to say if he will stand down if he loses the election.
No one in the media had predicted May’s coup de théâtre.