The fight for 10 Downing Street starts in earnest today with the dissolution of Parliament. MPs are on the campaign trail - and as a key battleground for votes, the South West is likely to be visited by all the main party leaders between now and polling day.
The Prime Minister will be visiting one of the Conservatives' target seats in Wiltshire today, while Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls will be in the area tomorrow. We'll keep you updated as the campaigns hot up.
Current Political Map of the West
Here's our Political Correspondent Bob Constantine's review of the key target seats in the West
Conservative Target Seats
Labour Target Seats
Other Party Target Seats