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Ian Swales MP
At this year's Lib Dem Party Conference, Heart has been speaking to our local politicians.
Redcar MP Ian Swales is standing down at the election.
He's been telling Heart he's looking forward to continuing to support the party and new Lib Dem candidate Josh Mason.
Here's the full interview.
More than 30 people from the North East have been recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours List
A joint funeral's taken place for South Shields couple Liam Curry and Chloe Rutherford, who died in the Manchester Arena attack
The family of Angela Wrightson, who was murdered by two teenagers in Hartlepool, is calling for a public enquiry into her death
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