“These reports are totally exaggerrated” – Ruth Kelly, on the BBC this morning she was repeatedly asked if Tony and Gordon were still friends. To her credit she didn’t lie.
“I would say the transition … the energizing, refreshing transition to Gordon Brown — not to anyone else — is a transition that is about ideas and values more than about dates” – Miliband. The date the ultra-Blairites have in mind is just after when hell freezes over. So why not refresh and energize now?