French Socialist candidate Francois Hollande
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French election: Hollande campaign comes to London

Francois Hollande, the Socialist candidate for the French presidential election in April, has been in the UK to canvas support among French expatriates.

While he has a strong lead in the polls, some 400,000 French citizens live in the UK and their votes could make a big difference to his chances of election.

Gavin Hewitt reports.

  • 01 Mar 2012