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Forget the ‘Ajockalypse’, this was ArmaCleggon

The view from Camp Clegg as the Lib Dems collapsed

By Edward Docx  

Nick Clegg gave an emotional speech to his party members ©Steve Parsons/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Hell yeah, we were pumped up. And so we came at last to Sheffield Hallam, the constituency of Nick Clegg, Deputy Prime Minister, a national media seeking answers. How many red lines were needed to draw a U-turn? On which party would he bestow the still-glittering orangey-gold crown? The Tories might do better than expected. Or Labour might lock them…

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