UKIP supporters carrying balloons
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Mix-up over UKIP election balloons in Christchurch

Campaigning for the European and local elections in the south of England took a bizarre twist with a row over balloons.

Christchurch Borough Council banned UKIP from releasing balloons from public land.

Meanwhile, the Lib Dems have been talking about flooding in Berkshire and the Conservatives sent their bicycling baronet on to the campaign trail in Portsmouth.

  • 09 May 2014
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