Diane Abbott mixes her numbers up again when asked about Labours local election losses

Diane Abbott mixes her numbers up again when asked about Labours local election losses

Shadow home secretary Diane Abbott got her figures mixed up again when she was asked if she knew what Labours net losses were in the local elections on May 5. Abbott said at the time of this interview I think the net losses were about 50. She then went on to claim she had meant to say around 100 when she was told by the reporter that the actual figure was 125. May 5, 2017
Vince Cable says Ukip and Conservatives are  effectively the same

Vince Cable says Ukip and Conservatives are effectively the same

Vince Cable stated the Liberal Democrats enjoyed a positive outcome in the local elections after being quite badly damaged in the coalition years. Mr Cable described the Conservatives and Ukip as effectively the same and insisted that if voters want an alternative we are it. May 5, 2017