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Election Exclusive: Nigel Farage on why UKIP isn't funding 'vast majority' of North West candidates

With 100 days to go until polling day, UKIP leader Nigel Farage speaks exclusively to our political reporter Daniel Hewitton why his party isn't targeting funds to the 'vast majority' of parliamentary candidates in the North West.

Mr Farage also refused to reveal which Northern seats his party is targeting May, and said he 'doesn't remember' where money is being allocated in the North West.


The 'Windermere Boys' - young Holocaust survivors

A group of Holocaust survivors on the Windermere Ferry

Exactly 70 years after the liberation of Auschwitz, we look into how the region played its part in helping the victims of the Holocaust rebuild their lives.

When Auschwitz was liberated in 1945the majority of freed prisoners had no relatives to go back to.

Entire families had been murdered and their property stolen by the Germans.

Some of those left, came to England to rebuild their lives.

Three hundred came to the Lake District to recuperate.

A group of Holocaust survivors on the shores of Windermere

In his second report, Rob Jaskowski takes up the story of the Jewish youngsters who became known as the Windermere Boys:-

More details on the Windermere Boys can be found at the Lake District Holocaust Project.

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