MP to stand down at 2015 general election


It is with great sadness that I'm announcing today that I will not be standing at the next general election in 2015


Due to changing personal circumstances I cannot combine the level of dedication needed for Thanet, with my growing personal responsibilities


This is very difficult decision and I want to thank my colleagues, both in Thanet and Parl, who I've worked with to get the best for Thanet


Kent MP to stand down

The MP for South Thanet is to step down. Laura Sandys MP has announced that she will not stand at the next general election in 2015.