Saturday, May 5, 2012

Egged Miliband! Labour leader is pelted with an egg during victory walk on a day of punch-ups and name-calling

He should have been enjoying the sweet smell of success.

But instead Ed Miliband's local elections triumph turned sour today as he was pelted - with an egg.

The Labour leader was on a victory walkabout in Southampton after racking up 776 new council seats - almost 100 more than expected - across the country.

But the vote predictions weren't the only thing that was smashed when the large chicken egg cracked on the leader's shoulder. Read More