New polling shows that 49% would not consider voting Lib Dem, compared to 43% who would not consider voting Conservative.
There is no path to victory for Labour through the thickets of anti-immigrant politics and I am confident that Ed Miliband knows this.
With the return of Lib Dem defectors and the Tories haemorrhaging support to UKIP, Ed Miliband is looking increasingly like the Prime Minister-designate.
The leader of the Labour left on why his job is to make issues "safe" for Ed Miliband and why the party will be "forced to look at more radical options".
It will terrify Cameron that even after making so many concessions to the right, the Tories were still beaten by UKIP.
The shadow foreign secretary calls for a national convention - "Scotland 2025" - "to chart a new vision for an old nation".
Counting in the by-election continues as the Lib Dems say they have held the seat and predict that UKIP has beaten the Tories.
If the Chancellor wriggles free again, Balls’s detractors inside Labour will be howling for blood.
Ahead of the abolition of the 50p tax rate on 6 April, Labour looks again to paint the Tories as the party of the rich.