Wednesday 13 December 2017

Watch Jeremy Corbyn manage to put a positive spin on being told to pick up dog poo

By Jessica Pitocchi

He turned a grim chore into a metaphor.

Jeremy Corbyn had the perfect answer up his sleeve when asked to pick up dog poo on the campaign trail.

While visiting Warrington South, the Labour leader was given the unusual request by local resident Sharon.

He swiftly responded that such a task was “the absolute basics of all politics” and promised that his party would “clean up Britain”.

Perhaps politicians have got used to expecting the unexpected when it comes to meeting members of the public.

Press Association

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