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Miliband: 'We're in it together'

Labour leader Ed Miliband says 'we're in it together' Photo:

The leader of the Labour Party, Ed Miliband, began a tour of the south today, as campaigning steps up a level ahead of next month's local elections.

Seats are being contested in Hastings, Maidstone, Crawley, Tunbridge Wells and south Essex. Currently Labour does not control a single council in the Meridian region. Our political correspondent Phil Hornby reports on whether that might be about to change.