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Ed Miliband declares 'I am ready' to be PM at manifesto launch

Labour leader Ed Miliband has said he is ready to be Prime Minister as the party unveiled its election manifesto which included a pledge to cut the deficit every year.

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Miliband promises Labour 'triple lock of responsibility'

Ed Miliband is launching Labour's General Election manifesto.

Ed Miliband has said that his party's focus on cutting the deficit makes Labour "not only the party of change but the party of responsibility too".

He said the manifesto would include a "triple lock" of responsibility - including details of how every policy would be paid for, plans to cut the deficit every year and the promise of a surplus on the current budget.

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