Labour spent months telling us manufacturing was doomed and look what’s happened:
They’ve also put a lot of energy into telling us the regions are going backwards but the reverse Midas touch is working here too.
They hold only two general seats outside the main centres which means they’re out of touch.
Their MPs swan into the regions, tell us how dreadful things are and go back to the city.
Those of us who live in the provinces know the story they tell doesn’t match the reality we live.
This picture shows the true story: