I think the positioning of people in the shadow cabinet shows that Ed Miliband is off to a rocky start.
By losing brother David, he has immediately lost a key ally in the cabinet, but I don’t want to comment on family matters.
As predicted, the conservative CiU (Convergence and Union) won the elections in Catalunya, with the worst bofetada (literally meaning a slap in the face) ever for the PSC (Catalan Socialist Party). Mas, leader of the CiU, is just 6 short of a majority in the Parliament of Catalunya.
Tony Blair was interviewed by David Pujadas from France 2 this evening.
I can’t embed the video (crafty French!) but you can get the video by following this link to the video here.