Two of the country's top politicians are in the the region today. The Chancellor George Osborne is visiting GKN Aerospace in Bristol.
He will be its new wing-making factory. Meanwhile Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg will meet apprentices at an engineering firm in Cheltenham.
The Prime Minister says the government is going ahead with George Osborne's controversial 'pasty tax'. Stephen Gilbert, the MP for St Austell and Newquay pressed David Cameron on the 20% VAT increase in Prime Minister Questions earlier today.