Former Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott said "well done" to everyone who voted for Labour in the local elections:
Well done to everyone who campaigned for Labour. Whatever the results, your all winners in my eyes. Now go down the pub!
The Labour leader had a sense of humour after being hit on the shoulder with an egg during his interview with ITV Meridian.
Labour was only kicked out of office a couple of years ago and yet here it is giving the government a political wake-up call.
The Nationalist party led by First Minister Alex Salmond are expected to snatch Glasgow City Council from Labour hands.