Roger Lytollis

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Election 2019: On the Carlisle campaign trail with Labour's Ruth Alcroft

Things are different in a winter election. As well as her red rosette, Ruth Alcroft wears a red hat and scarf. When you campaign after 5pm, it’s dark. Hence the head torches worn by Ruth and her fellow canvassers on their way through Denton Holme. “I’d been quite blasé about campaigning in the dark,” says Ruth. “Then I fell over.”