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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.
The Labour leader, Ed Miliband, has been in Bristol today - a week after his claim that the party was aiming to win more seats in the south.
He was supporting Labour's candidate for elected mayor - a contest being held on the same day as region-wide elections for Police and Crime Commissioners.
But there's concern that the poll next month could see a low turnout as our political correspondent Bob Constantine explains: