Traffic was brought to a standstill in Hampshire as London Mayor Boris Johnson went shopping. He popped into a supermarket, not to get his weekly shop, but to pick up votes. There's just a week to go until the Eastleigh by-election. Political Correspondent Phil Hornby reports.
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