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Nuneaton people struggle to name Labour leader hopefuls

Do you recognise the four people who are after one of the biggest jobs in British politics?

That was the question put to people in Nuneaton, the town chosen by Newsnight for the first live televised hustings debate with the Labour leadership contenders.

In an unscientific snap poll by BBC political reporter Sian Grzeszczyk, no-one knew the names of Andy Burnham, Liz Kendall, Yvette Cooper or Jeremy Corbyn.

  • 17 Jun 2015