Conservatives 'fire election starting gun'
The Conservatives say they are "firing the starting gun" for May's general election after launching their first campaign poster.
Prime Minister David Cameron said the alternatives offered by the other parties would be "disastrous".
But shadow chancellor Ed Balls accused the Tories of having an "extreme and ideological" approach to spending cuts.
Chris Mason reports.
02 Jan 2015
- From the section UK Politics