Election 2015

#constituencysongs: Comedy on the campaign trail

It seems even over the Easter break the election isn't far from some people's minds, with a new game emerging on Twitter, where using #constituencysongs song titles are being rewritten to include, you guessed it, constituencies.

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And it's not just candidates, journalists and those with a penchant for politics suggesting (mostly) witty re-writes of song titles.

Loads of people, it seems, are getting involved in the fun, with Twitter awash with people delightedly playing along, offering up some campaign comedy of their own. Well, all those days off have to be passed somehow...

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Although one Labour candidate did try a different approach...

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Written by Kerry Alexandra