Campaign 2015: Constituency Profiles

With the election campaign now underway, we have been looking at the 36 seats in the Tyne Tees region. 26 of these are currently held by Labour, eight by the Conservatives and two by the Liberal Democrats. 29 of the seats are in the North East and the remaining seven are in North Yorkshire.

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George Osborne talks to ITV Tyne Tees

George Osborne has told ITV Tyne Tees that the Conservative's priority will be getting the A1 dualled further north than Morpeth.

The Conservative Chancellor talked to Ian Payne in the latest in a series of interviews with senior party spokespeople.

Watch his interview below:

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