Mail journalist suggests 'mistake' over Miliband row

A senior Daily Mail journalist has suggested tonight that his newspaper may have made a mistake over the row with Labour leader Ed Miliband.

Alex Brummer said the controversial article accusing Mr Miliband's late father of "hating Britain" should have been presented more clearly as comment.

Labour have seized on the remarks as a sign that the newspaper's defence is crumbling.

ITV News' Political Correspondent Carl Dinnen reports:

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Miliband 'speaking out as a son'

Ed Miliband revealed he was with his mother when he first read the Daily Mail article that accused his father of "hating Britain."