Louise Mensch resigns as MP

Louise Mensch has announced she is to resign as MP of Corby and East Northamptonshire. She is set to move to the US with her family.

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Corby residents respond to MP's resignation

There was a mixed reaction on the streets of Corby to the news that Conservative MP Louise Mensch is stepping down.

While some residents said it was a "sad loss," others claimed Mensch was hardly seen in her Corby and East Northamptonshire constituency.

"We never see her basically," one said. "The only time we saw her was in the papers or on the news."

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