The three politicians bidding to become Labour's Metro Mayor of Liverpool candidate will meet face-to-face later for a hustings in the campaign.
Luciana Berger, Joe Anderson and Steve Rotheram will address voters at a meeting in Huyton.
The Mayoral election takes place in May 2017.
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Our political correspondent Daniel Hewitt has been speaking to Wallasey Labour Party Vice-Chair Paul Davies. He strong denies allegations of bullying and intimidation following the CLP's suspension by party bosses.
Had a long chat with Wallasey CLP Vice-Chair Paul Davies. Says he's willing to take lie detector test to prove bullying allegations untrue.
.@wallaseyclp Vice-Chair Paul Davies: "I knew from the beginning the Labour Party would suspend us. They don't want a democratic party."
Asked if bullying could've happened without his knowledge Paul Davies says "perhaps but then party should suspend individuals not whole CLP"
Angela Eagle said she is backing Owen Smith in his bid for Labour leadership in order to unite the Labour party.
Owen Smith has received 88 nominations from Labour MPs and two from MEPs in the party's leadership contest, therefore clearing the hurdle of 51 nominations to become a candidate.
We have a Labour party at the moment that is not working. We have got a leader that does not have the confidence of his MPs and is not reaching out to the rest of the country. We need to have a strong and united Labour party so we can be a good opposition, take the fight to the Conservative government and heal our country.