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2013 council elections: Green Party launches campaign

The Green Party has launched its campaign for the local elections in England and Wales in May.

It is fielding more than a thousand candidates.

The party is campaigning on issues including affordable housing and support for a living wage.

The party leader in England and Wales, Natalie Bennett, said the Greens also wanted to ensure the planet's resources were properly managed.