Meat Loaf is becoming a theme of this campaign. I booked tickets the other day for his concert at Blickling on my birthday in July. Yesterday I said something to a voter and she replied "you took the words right out of my mouth" to which I replied "it must have been while you were kissing me! She roared! Today I had my picture taken with a lady with a Meat Loaf tattoo!

Got drenched this morning and this evening. Tomorrow we're not campaigning in the morning out of respect for the Pope's funeral.

Patricia Hewitt is on a very sticky wicket over Rover. She's announced it is in administration yet the company say it isn't. Quite astonishing.