Labour leadership candidates in Stevenage for BBC Radio 5 live hustings debate

Labour leadership candidates Andy Burnham, Liz Kendall, Yvette Cooper and Jeremy Corbyn with BBC Rad

Labour leadership candidates Andy Burnham, Liz Kendall, Yvette Cooper and Jeremy Corbyn with BBC Radio 5Live's Nicky Campbell at the hustings in Stevenage. - Credit: Archant

The four candidates hoping to be the next leader of the Labour Party are in Stevenage this morning for a hustings event being aired on BBC Radio 5 live.

Andy Burnham, Yvette Cooper, Jeremy Corbyn and Liz Kendall began the radio debate at about 9am, which is being presented by Nicky Campbell in front of a live audience at Stevenage Arts and Leisure Centre.

Stevenage reporter Oliver Pritchard is covering the event for the Comet – follow @journo_oliver on Twitter for live updates.

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