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Battleground Anglia: Luton South

  • For our special General Election 2017 features, our reporter Russell Hookey went to Luton to test the political mood there.

There are six candidates standing in Luton South:

  • Ali Abid, Independent
  • Dean Russell, Conservative
  • Marc Scheimann, The Green Party
  • Gavin Shuker, Labour
  • Andrew Strange, Liberal Democrats
  • Ujjawal Ub, UKIP

Battleground Anglia: Ipswich

  • For our special General Election 2017 features, our reporter Victoria Lampard went to Ipswich to test the political mood there.

There are six candidates standing in Ipswich:

  • Charlotte Armstrong, Green
  • Tony Gould, UKIP
  • Ben Gummer, Conservative
  • Adrian Hyyrylainen-Trett, Lib Dem
  • Sandy Martin, Labour
  • David Tabane, Independent

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Battleground Anglia: Cambridge

  • For our special General Election 2017 features, our reporter Chloe Keedy went to Cambridge to test the political mood there.

There are five candidates standing in Cambridge:

  • Keith Garrett, Rebooting Democracy
  • John Hayward, Conservative
  • Julian Huppert, Lib Democrats
  • Stuart Tuckwood, The Green Party
  • Daniel Zeichner, Labour

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Pub offers free pint to people who register to vote

The offer is designed as an incentive to get more people to register to vote. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A pub in Norwich has come up an unusual way to encourage people to register to vote in the general election... by offering them a free pint.

The offer is specifically for those who have not yet registered, but sign up before the deadline at midnight tonight.

Benjamin Thompson, landlord of The Plasterers Arms, said a several people have claimed their free drinks.

A number people have already claimed their free drink at The Plasterers Arms in Norwich. Credit: ITV News Anglia

"I think it's really important that people that people use the vote that they have and express their voice.

"We're not a political organisation, but we're a trusted community business, and because we're talking about it, people are pricking up their ears and thinking maybe it is worth something."

– Benjamin Thompson, Landlord, The Plasterers Arms
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