Six areas of England will choose metro mayors on 4 May

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As well as electing local councillors in next month’s local elections, six areas of England will also be choosing new kinds of local leadership.

As well as electing local councillors in next month’s local elections, six areas of England will also be choosing new kinds of local leadership – metro mayors.

They will not just just represent one city, but wider regions, as Jenny Kumah reports for the Daily Politics.

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