Labour leader Ed Miliband was in Swindon today where he hopes Labour can reclaim two seats at the next general election
He took a tour around Tetronics International which specialises in turning waste material into commercial products and is a big employer in the area.
Labour leader Ed Miliband has admitted to a likeness with "Wallace" from the popular "Wallace and Gromit" films, made by Bristol's Aardman Animations.
But he says politics rather than his image is what is important to him.
In a wide-ranging speech to the Royal Institute of British Architects he said:
The Labour leader Ed Miliband has been in the region ahead of the European elections later this month.
While he was here, he dropped into our Bristol studio and talked to Ian and Kylie about his party's campaign. You can find out what he had to say at 6pm on ITV.
The Labour Leader, Ed Miliband, is visiting Somerset today to meet flood victims and discuss their future insurance claims. His visit coincides with a Downing Street summit today where the Prime Minister will meet representatives from the insurance industry, to discuss flood compensation.
Labour leader Ed Miliband will be visiting Gloucester later today. He will be meeting veterans and their families ahead of Armed Forces' Day this Saturday.
He will reveal Labour's plans to support serving personnel, those who leave the military, and their families. In the last general election, Labour lost the Gloucester seat to the Conservatives.