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100 Days To The General Election
It's 100 days until the General Election and Heart's been to Redcar which is one of the North East's key marginal seats.
The town's traditionally been a Labour stronghold until the last election in 2010 when the Lib Dems won the seat.
We've been speaking to each of the four prospective parliamentary candidates ahead of the election.
You can hear what they told us below, and in our special report in Heart's Nightly News programme tonight at 6:45pm.
Hear from Labour candidate Anna Turley below:
Hear from Conservative candidate Jacob Young below:
Hear from Lib Dem candidate Josh Mason below:
Hear from UKIP candidate Chris Gallacher below:
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