Ed Miliband has started answering questions from the public.
The first three have been about the current retirement age, the spiralling cost of heating bills and the debate surrounding the bedroom tax.
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The commemoration service marking the centenary of the Quintinshill rail disaster, which killed more than 200 people, is underway.
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