Coalition duo go separate FE ways with manifestos

Yellow and blue went head to head as the two coalition partners made their policy pitches to the nation.

The Liberal Democrats and Conservatives launched their manifestos a day apart and in very different locations — and while the settings of the launch events might have been the most noticeable difference between their manifestos, it wasn’t the only one.

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Main pic: Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg launches his partyÕs manifesto on Wednesday (April 15) Ñ the day after David Cameron had done the same for his Conservative Party at Swindon University Technical College