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Labour chief Ed Miliband in Stratford

PUBLISHED: 12:30 17 November 2011

Labour leader Ed Miliband speaks with staff member Shanta Patel, 55, who has been at manufacturing firm Kesslers International for 22 years during his visit to Stratford,.

Labour leader Ed Miliband speaks with staff member Shanta Patel, 55, who has been at manufacturing firm Kesslers International for 22 years during his visit to Stratford,.

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Labour Party leader Ed Miliband was in Stratford last week to speak with apprentices at Kesslers International and its management.

His visit to the company – specialist designers and manufacturers of point of purchase displays and merchandising – covered talks on the economy, and the need for a plan for jobs and growth.

Kesslers International, located on the edge of the Olympic site, has a state-of-the-art, 130,000 sq ft manufacturing plant which runs round the clock and employs a total of 250 personnel.


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