This is well worth a read. Personally, I’d be much more worried if I were Ed Miliband than if I were Nick Clegg – and Alex Hilton’s blog post makes it quite clear why Ed M is in such trouble.
I have a considerable amount of respect for local activists of all parties – I know how hard it can be to keep your own particular faith when your leaders seem to have lost theirs. Here’s an indicator of how hard it is for this particular Labour activist:
“It shocked me that party members, unions and MPs would back you regardless of the fact that you were so clearly not up to the job, have no vision for Britain and can’t communicate very well.”
Oh dear …