Comedian Eddie Izzard visited Redbridge to launch Labour election campaign

Comedian Eddie Izzard campaigned with Labour councillors and MPs.

Comedian Eddie Izzard campaigned with Labour councillors and MPs.

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Comedian and actor Eddie Izzard visited Barkingside this morning ahead of next month’s European and local elections.

The pro-European Union campaigner, along with shadow London minister Sadiq Khan and Redbridge Labour leader Jas Athwal, helped launch the campaign, meeting voters and speaking to local business owners.

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6:05pm Tue 15 Apr 14

Villagecranberry says...

If he is as talented as a politician as he is an 'actor and comedian' the other parties will have nothing to be concerned about.
If he is as talented as a politician as he is an 'actor and comedian' the other parties will have nothing to be concerned about. Villagecranberry
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10:22am Wed 16 Apr 14

T. Watts says...

The Tories used to wheel out Cilla Black, Jimmy Tarbuck and Bob Monkhouse. Says it all, really...
The Tories used to wheel out Cilla Black, Jimmy Tarbuck and Bob Monkhouse. Says it all, really... T. Watts
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10:36pm Thu 24 Apr 14

Colin Cronin says...

A comedian launches Labour's election campaign... is it a joke?
A comedian launches Labour's election campaign... is it a joke? Colin Cronin
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