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Voters still choose Labour despite 'unpopular' Miliband

A poll by former Conservative party deputy chairman Lord Ashcroft has found Labour could win "a comfortable majority" in the 2015 general election.

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Probe into disabled voter claim in Manchester

An investigation has been launched after a councillor allegedly complained that a voter with learning difficulties "shouldn't be voting".

Officials at Trafford Council in Manchester say they have been made aware of the incident, which allegedly involved an unnamed councillor at a polling station yesterday.

The accusation was made by Kate Green, Labour MP for Stretford and Urmston and shadow spokesman for disabled people.

Disabilities charity Mencap said the allegations were concerning.

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