Latest update: 27/01/2012
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Far-left fights for working-class vote
Far-left candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon (pictured) battles the far-right for the working-class vote. Meanwhile, Socialist hopeful François Hollande has rolled out his manifesto, but does it prove he's got the stature to be the next president? And with jobless numbers rising, we meet a woman who works at a French job centre.
Programme prepared by Lise Barcellini, Luke Brown, Narimène Laouadi, Gary Schimmel-Bauer and Nathalie Tourret.