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Green gauging
Members of the Green Party in England and Wales have just a few days left to cast their vote in the party's referendum on whether it should have a proper leader.

Caroline Lucas
Caroline Lucas, currently one of the party's principal speakers
At the moment the Greens have two so-called Principal Speakers. One has to be a man, the other a woman.

But the party's 7,000 or so members are being asked whether they should fall into line with the other parties and elect one person to be in charge.

The debate within the party has been passionate and has exposed deep divisions over how the Green should run their affairs.

Our reporter Chris Mason's been speaking to leading Greens on either side of the argument. But he begins with the moment when it looked as if the party just might change the face of British politics.

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