Tony Blair has announced the UK's general election to be held as expected May 5th.
Here is his full statement.
But a defection has marred the announcement.
Watching the news, Blairlooks to be in a really good mood considering New Labour's lead has fallen.
Guardian has a weblog up on Election 2005.
Vote, but do not postal vote. More on that here.
Swing by Peter Snow's Swingometer.
Andrew Marr's analysis on the current election.
Finally head to BackingBlair for information on how to gain a Labour government without Tony Blair.