Ian Haslam asks if people have given money worries the brush off
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General Election 2015: Hairdressers on growth and cuts

In the countdown to the general election, how well off are people feeling in the North West?

Hairdressers are good people to have a chat with on this front - are customers just coming in for a trim, or are they splashing out on something more impressive?

We sent our reporter Ian Haslam to salons in three constituencies to find out.