The British Opposition Leader Said He Was Too Sick To Give A Speech, But Was Then Spotted At A Soccer Match

Ed Miliband

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Another one to add to Labour leader Ed Miliband’s sensational run of gaffes here.The UK opposition leader had been due to give a speech in Hull, Yorkshire, on Saturday against planned reforms to the UK’s National Health Service, the Independent reports, but cancelled due to illness.

Unfortunately for Miliband, he was spotted the next day attending a football (ie soccer) game in the city between Hull City and Ipswich Town.


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