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Local elections: Liberal Democrat chances in May polls

19 April 2012 Last updated at 12:48 BST

Polls point to a poor showing for the Liberal Democrats in the May local elections, and they are struggling to put up a full slate of candidates in some areas.

Adam Fleming reports from one of their strongholds - Colchester in Essex - to see what voters think of the party's chances.

Some images are from Liberal Democrats who point website

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