Helpful of Ed’s policy chief Jon Cruddas to have his comments calling Tony Blair’s ideas “rubbish” splashed across the Telegraph this morning. Labour supporters past and present are welcoming back their longest serving PM in suitable fashion:
Nothing like a Blair return to put me off voting Labour.
— Christian Betts (@christianbetts) April 7, 2015
Labour will lose this election not because of Ed Miliband but because they refuse to detangle themselves from Blair and their recent past.
— Kelsey (@kelsey_feed) April 7, 2015
— yvonne ridley (@yvonneridley) April 6, 2015
At least today’s speech is one of his more peaceful interventions…