Saturday 18 November 2017

Hedgehog and fox in battle for the chance to save Labour's neck

Our latest opinion poll offers a little hope to the party that has been badly damaged by austerity, writes John Drennan

Joan Burton and Alex White
Joan Burton and Alex White
John Drennan

John Drennan

Poet Rudyard Kipling's immortal lines of 'You're a braver man than I am, Gunga Din' perhaps best summarises the courage of anyone who would try and save poor Labour now.

As it happens, two white knights have decided to take the less than easy task of calming down the fire-breathing dragons of the electorate.

It would, of course, have been nice if there were more, but we are where we are.

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