There was a heckle, and some booing.
Recent YouGov polls, for the Sun, are indicating a trend that Scottish voters are the most likely to vote in this year’s election.
With a hung parliament almost guaranteed in May, a Conservative Home poll looked at coalition prospects. The Lib Dems and DUP came out on top.
George Osborne has moved to address concerns that the Tories have abandoned compassionate Conservatism by pledging to protect the “precious” NHS with a guarantee of an £8bn increase in spending per year above inflation by 2020.
Ed Miliband has said Scotland faces “devastating consequences” if Scottish spending had to be cut by £7.6bn in a year under Nicola Sturgeon’s plans for full fiscal independence.
The latest YouGov poll for Scotland suggests that the SNP are making further gains at Labour’s expense.
A new poll by Survation, for the Daily Record, suggests that the public think Ed Miliband is a better leader than David Cameron in terms of net approval.
The strongest, if still tentative, sign that the Conservatives’ narrow and negative campaign is misfiring emerged on Thursday when three polls showed Labour moving ahead and, for the first time, one poll found that Ed Miliband had more positive personal approval ratings than David Cameron.
Ukip still has a problem with men in the party sometimes displaying “boorishness” and “chauvinism”, according to one of its most senior figures.
Boris Johnson has accused David Cameron of “what looks like collusion” with big business leaders to win their support for the remain campaign in exchange for favourable consideration in the awarding of government contracts.
Nigel Farage has had a furious row in a live debate with Peter Mandelson, after he claimed that New Labour had encouraged immigration to “rub our noses in diversity”.
Labour members who are excluded from the party for antisemitism should not automatically be banned for life, an internal party inquiry has recommended, raising the prospect that Ken Livingstone could be readmitted following his claim that Hitler supported Zionism.