Candidates line-up to replace MP

Tim Yeo has represented his constituency for 30 years
Tim Yeo has represented his constituency for 30 years Credit: ITV News

More than a hundred people have put their name forward to replace South Suffolk MP Tim Yeo as the Consevative parliamentary candidate in next year's general election

The MP was de-selected in a vote by local Conservative party activists in February.

Officials are now working to put forward a short-list of six candidates who'll go before a selection committee early next month

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