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Quiz London mayoral hopefuls at our online hustings

PUBLISHED: 16:08 26 February 2016 | UPDATED: 13:35 29 February 2016

Mayoral candidates including (L-R) Lib Dem Caroline Pidgeon, the Green Party's Sian Berry, Tory Zac Goldsmith and Sadiq Khan of the Labour Party will be taking part in our online hustings (Pictures; PA)

Mayoral candidates including (L-R) Lib Dem Caroline Pidgeon, the Green Party's Sian Berry, Tory Zac Goldsmith and Sadiq Khan of the Labour Party will be taking part in our online hustings (Pictures; PA)

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Not sure who deserves your vote at the London mayoral elections?

We’re doing our bit to help make up your mind by hosting an online hustings next month.

Seven candidates have already signed up to the event which will be hosted live as it happens on our website – islingtongazette.co.uk – on Monday, March 7 from 6pm to 7pm.

Frontrunners Sadiq Khan MP (Labour) and Zac Goldsmith MP (Conservative) will be joined by Cllr Sian Berry (Green), Caroline Pidgeon (Liberal Democrat) and Sophie Walker (Women’s Equality Party).

George Galloway (Respect) and Peter Whittle (Ukip) will complete the line-up.

You’ll be able to quiz the candidates on all your burning questions both in advance and on the night.

To take part, simply email your questions to Gazette editor Ramzy Alwakeel on ramzy.alwakeel@archant.co.uk with the subject line “Mayoral hustings” or visit our Twitter or Facebook pages.

Busy that night? Don’t worry – all the hotly-contested details from the night will appear in that week’s newspaper.

The London mayoral election will take place on May 5.

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