Hunt asks if power cut is reaction to Miliband's speech

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt took to Twitter to ask if a power cut in his street this morning was an "early reaction to Ed Miliband's speech":

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Power cut in my street this morning. Early reaction to @ed_miliband speech?

The Labour leader has pledged to freeze energy prices until 2017 if he becomes Prime Minister at the next General Election.

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Mandelson attacks energy plan

Lord Mandelson has warned that Ed Miliband's plan to freeze energy bills risks taking Labour "backwards."