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BBC Challengers Debate: five things you need to know

What we learned from tonight's debate, and how it influenced the campaign

By Josh Lowe  

Tonight's debate was remarkably free of conflict. © Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Tonight, Labour’s Ed Miliband went head to head with the other main political parties who are challenging the governing Coalition parties.

Here are the five key things you need to know about what went on.

Ed didn’t crumble The Tories hoped that tonight’s set up would make Ed look weak. With Cameron safely out of the fray, they hoped to see the Labour leader pummelled…

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