Show Hide image Politics 16 April 2015 It turns out Ed Miliband is amazing at pool - watch his trick shot Cue applause. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML This mole, in spite of sniffing around Westminster's drinking holes, only heard about the Labour leader's love of pool in a recent Guardian interview. Here's an extract: Miliband is desperate for a game of pool. One of his team corners a teenager. “Would you like a game with Ed Miliband?” “No, not really,” says the boy. Miliband laughs, and is undeterred. A young woman is happy to oblige and they play a few shots, both potting balls. It turns out Miliband is obsessed with pool and snooker. On the train back to London, I tell him I ghost-wrote two books for snooker champion Ronnie O’Sullivan. Miliband’s eyes are on stalks. “Really?” he says. It goes on. And here he is in action - even The Sun admits that the man "has skillz". Watch his trick shot: › I was the morning DJ: the original Good Morning Vietnam shows a Hollywood History I'm a mole, innit. Subscribe More Related articles The Nicholas Lezard guide to spending your book advance In her first interview of 2017, I pressed the Prime Minister for Brexit clarity Should we let our MPs resign to take better jobs?