"I think it's really important to say this," he said. "Both in relation to Scotland and Wales, London needs to lighten up in terms of the ability for there to be difference and for Wales to pursue its own agenda.""London" being whom or what exactly?
Let's see how "lightened-up" he remains if Scottish and Welsh Labour decide to pursue their own agendas, independent of "London".
Dilettante got the chance yesterday to personally ask Milband his opinion on Labour participating in Northern Irish elections. Not as positive an attitude from the new leader, unfortunately, as that seen earlier from brother David and Andy Burnham.