In Pictures

Election 2015 in pictures: 30 April

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Image caption SNP leader and First Minister Nicola Sturgeon was in Edinburgh to launch her party's final poster of the election campaign. No, not that one...
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Image caption This one. On Thursday, her campaign was boosted by the news the Scottish Sun newspaper had come out in favour of the SNP in this election, saying it will "fight harder for Scotland's interests at Westminster".
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Image caption Candidate Ian Paisley Jr bounced on a trampoline for the cameras while out canvassing for the Democratic Unionist Party in Ballymoney, County Antrim.
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Image caption Green Party leader Natalie Bennett visited Ridley Road Market in the London borough of Hackney. An Ipsos Mori opinion poll suggested her party could win 8% of the vote.
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Image caption UKIP candidate Chris Adams joked with a child in the market square in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, ahead of a visit by party leader Nigel Farage.
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Image caption UKIP Leader Nigel Farage (centre) is hoping candidate Chris Adams (left) can win the seat from the Conservative Party. It was a seat, he said, that could produce a "real shock".
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Image caption Nicola Sturgeon boarded an SNP branded helicopter at Prestonfield House as she began a tour of Scotland.
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Image caption In Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, Ed Miliband answered questions on Labour's plans ahead of Thursday evening's leaders' special Question Time programme chaired by David Dimbleby.
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Image caption Prime Minister David Cameron was also in West Yorkshire, meeting potential supporters in Wetherby.