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Reporter Russell Hookey took to the streets of Corby to gauge reaction from the town's residents to the news MP Louise Mensch was to step down as MP.
The Conservative politician said she was "devastated by the necessary decision" to step down.
Ms Mensch beat Labour minister Phil Hope by 1,951 votes in the May 2010 General Election. The resignation will mean a by-election in a marginal seat which could take place in November.
Louise Mensch is quitting the Commons to move to the United States with her family.
Andy Sawford, Labour's prospective parliamentary candidate for Corby, has given his reaction to Louise Mensch's resignation.
The decision by Louise Mensch to resign as MP for Corby has sparked wide-ranging reaction from Westminster and beyond.
Jemima Khan and Sally Bercow are among those to have confessed their shock at the MP's decision to stand down.
Piers Morgan tweeted to say that it was "obvious @louisemensch just wants to spend more time with me in New York..."
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The by-election follows the resignation of former Tory MP Louise Mensch who stood down in August citing family reasons.
Labour leader Ed Miliband has been campaigning in Corby ahead of the crucial by-election there.