George Osborne
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General Election 2015: The Conservatives in the North West

The Conservatives in the North West gained a dozen seats at the last general election, but can they defend them all and challenge elsewhere?

The Tories hold 21 of the 72 seats in the region.

North West Political Editor Arif Ansari says Tory fortunes will depend on whether they are punished for the impact of spending cuts or rewarded for a recovering economy.

  • 23 Apr 2015
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