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In Pictures: From bricklaying to sheep-shearing as campaigning continues

Meanwhile, Chuka Umunna championed Lib Dem policy in Watford.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn tries his hand at bricklaying during a visit to the West Nottinghamshire College Construction Centre in Ashfield (Joe Giddens/PA)
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn tries his hand at bricklaying during a visit to the West Nottinghamshire College Construction Centre in Ashfield (Joe Giddens/PA)

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The party leaders didn’t shy away from getting their hands dirty on Monday, with Jeremy Corbyn showing off his bricklaying skills and Boris Johnson trimming a sheep at the Royal Welsh Showground.

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn met a group of Waspi (Women against state pension inequality) supporters in Renishaw, Sheffield (Joe Giddens/PA)
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Mr Corbyn took pictures with supporters during his visit to Yorkshire (Joe Giddens/PA)
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The Labour leader tried his hand at bricklaying during a visit to the West Nottinghamshire College Construction Centre in Ashfield (Joe Giddens/PA)
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Meanwhile, Chuka Umunna gave a speech on Liberal Democrat foreign policy at Watford Football Club (Aaron Chown/PA)
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Mr Umunna was out canvassing in Watford (Aaron Chown/PA)
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Matt Hancock and Nicky Morgan attended the launch of a Tory campaign poster (Yui Mok/PA)
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Boris Johnson trimmed a sheep at the Royal Welsh Showground, in Llanelwedd, Builth Wells (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
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The Prime Minister served hot snacks during his visit (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
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Taking the bull by the… rope, Mr Johnson got hands-on at the show (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
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He later launched the Conservatives’ Welsh manifesto in Wrexham (Jacob King/PA)

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