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Miliband describes being mistaken for Benedict Cumberbatch

Politicians consistently look to appeal to the electorate through public and media appearances - but many fall foul of criticism.

As part of Radio 4's Read My Lips: Why Politicians Speak the Way They Do, Tony Blair's former chief of staff Jonathan Powell accuses Ed Miliband of trying to sound in touch with voters by mentioning members of the public he has supposedly met.