Daily Archives: April 6, 2010

…and they’re off!

As expected, the government are calling the election today.

It was something of an open secret anyway, but now that it’s really happening it feels exciting that the race is going to start in earnest. There is just a short month now until the election on May 6. I’m going to start planning for a relaxing day on May 7, after what promises to be a nail-biting finish. The end of New Labour, a surprise retention of power, or a hung parliament. I can’t remember it ever being this uncertain…