Woman in giant Elmo suit gatecrashes Jeremy Corbyn's visit to London polling station

A giant Elmo gatecrashed Jeremy Corbyn's visit to a London polling station this morning.

As the woman in fancy dress argued with security and police, Mr Corbyn said: "Hello guys, can we stop the arguments please."

He later posed for photographs with well-wishers outside the polling station.

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A person dressed as Sesame Street character Elmo is seen next to police officers after arguing with a member of Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn's security detail as Corbyn returns from a polling station after voting in the general election in London, Britain, December 12, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - DECEMBER 12: A protestor in an "Elmo" costume chases opposition Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn at a polling station during the general elections in London, United Kingdom, 12 December 2019. (Photo by Yunus Dalgic/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)
Police officers stand with a demonstrator dressed in an "Elmo" suit, as Britain's main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn (unseen) leaves a Polling Station, where he cast his ballot paper and voted, in north London on December 12, 2019, as Britain holds a general election. (Photo by DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP) (Photo by DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP via Getty Images)
A protester dressed as Elmo is restrained by security guards from approaching Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and his wife Laura Alvarez as they arrive to cast their votes in the 2019 General Election at the polling station at Pakeman Primary School in Islington, north London, (Photo by Joe Giddens/PA Images via Getty Images)
A man in a santa hat and a man in an Elmo costume outside the polling station at Pakeman Primary School in Islington, north London, (Photo by Joe Giddens/PA Images via Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - DECEMBER 12: A protestor in an "Elmo" costume is seen during the general elections in London, United Kingdom, 12 December 2019. (Photo by Yunus Dalgic/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)
A member of Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn's security detail argues with a person dressed as Sesame Street character Elmo as Corbyn returns from a polling station after voting in the general election in London, Britain, December 12, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
A member of Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn's security detail argues with a person dressed as Sesame Street character Elmo as Corbyn returns from a polling station after voting in the general election in London, Britain, December 12, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
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