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Interview: Sir Simon Hughes, Lib Dem, Bermondsey & Old Southwark

James Hatts

Listen as Lib Dem candidate Sir Simon Hughes tells us how he intends to challenge Southwark on affordable housing and why he believes the need to tackle knife crime is rising up the political agenda.

Sir Simon Hughes

I began by asking Sir Simon how he would respond to people who suggest that after more than three decades as Bermondsey's MP, it would be better to bow out gracefully rather than attempt a comeback.

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