UKIP activists are up to their armpits in the election campaign, so apologies if this is a brief news roundup.
As a draw looms, Tories and Labour try to address their big weakness (But neither are addressing the elephant in the room – uncontrolled mass immigration)
Sturgeon holds Britain to ransom: You wanted us in Union, now we’ll vote on your NHS, SNP leader taunts English voters
Beware this very sinister brand of Left-wing populism: Dominic Sandbrook on why TV debate group huddle peddles message of class resentment
Victory for Ukip: BBC backs down and gives Farage his own TV show after debate fix row