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Huhne quits after guilty plea

Former Cabinet Minister Chris Huhne has quit politics after pleading guilty to lying over speeding. He was once in the running to be Lib Dem leader but now faces a prison sentence.

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Farage 'thinking very hard' about standing in Eastleigh by-election

Nigel Farage could stand for the Eastleigh by-election. Credit: Sophie Duval/EMPICS Entertainment

UKIP leader Nigel Farage told Channel 4 News that he was "thinking very hard" about standing in the Eastleigh by-election.

Farage added that there were "many other good people in UKIP" who could stand for that seat.

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