ITV News Central has launched a new digital service which will air during the General Election campaign.

60 Sec Elec will round up the biggest Midlands political stories of the day in one minute, providing an evening briefing for people on the go.

It will publish every weekday evening up until the General Election on December 12th.

You can watch 60 Sec Elec on the ITV News Central website and our Instagram, Facebook and Twitter platforms.

Watch today's show below:

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has ignored Conservative calls to not stand in marginal seats, making it tougher for the Tories to win through. He says he will fight Labour in every seat.

Schools and places of worship vulnerable to hate crimes could get more money to keep safe - that's in the new Liberal Democrats' Equality and Human Rights policy. Elsewhere they also want to reduce the number of black, asian and ethnic minorities sent to prison.

And are we cashing out on cash? Consumer groups want the next government to hang on to banknotes as cashpoints continue to disappear.

ITV News is sharing all the key speeches and campaign appearances as they happen as part of our Campaign Live coverage.

Every morning at 7:30 we publish a daily briefing, setting you up for the day ahead.

In a new daily podcast, Calling Peston will bring you up to speed with everything you need to know about the 2019 General Election, with episodes released every weekday afternoon at 5pm.