In Pictures: PM lays bricks in Bedford while Corbyn unveils ‘manifesto of hope’

The Conservatives and Labour dominated proceedings on Thursday.

Jeremy Corbyn vowed to take on the “rich and powerful” as he launched the Labour manifesto in Birmingham, while Boris Johnson championed the Conservatives’ housing pledge on a building site in Bedford.

Jeremy Corbyn arrives for the launch of the Labour manifesto in Birmingham
Jeremy Corbyn arrives for the launch of the Labour manifesto in Birmingham
Man reads Labour manifesto
Man reads Labour manifesto
Jeremy Corbyn
Jeremy Corbyn
Jeremy Corbyn
Jeremy Corbyn
General Election campaign
General Election campaign
Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson
Boris Johnson
Tory battle bus
Tory battle bus