My manifesto week in pictures – Monday

If it’s Monday, it must be Manchester with Labour. But why, I wondered as I arrived, do I keep seeing Alex Salmond’s face at every major Labour event? And why are they launching their big PLAN in the old Granada studios best know for Coronation Street soap? These are questions that only the Labour party can answer…..

 

The Tories at work: if you go to a Labour manifesto launch,  know who you are sure to see....

The Tories at work: if you go to a Labour manifesto launch, know who you are sure to see….

Is this really the perfect place to launch a manifesto? With a fake pub?

Is this really the perfect place to launch a manifesto? With a fake pub?

Not any old soap: The Labour bus gets a washing down in the street that invented soap, as in opera

Not any old soap: The Labour bus gets a washing down in the street that invented soap, as in opera

Finally the MAN with a PLAN - it's a message that was just a little hard to miss.

Finally the MAN with a PLAN – it’s a message that was just a little hard to miss.