MP Sir Henry Bellingham to stand down at election
North West Norfolk MP Sir Henry Bellingham is to stand down ahead of next month's general election, it has been confirmed this afternoon.
Conservative Party officials say they will begin the process of selecting a new candidate to contest the December 12 poll tomorrow.
Party agent Ian Sherwood said a short time ago: "I was saddened to hear that our long-serving MP has decided not to stand for re-election.
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