The Lib Dem Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for Somerton and Frome has announced she has stepped down from the race to take over from David Heath as MP for Somerton and Frome.
In a letter sent out today, Sarah Yong said:-
I just wanted to let you know that it is with great regret that I've decided to stand down from my role as Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for Somerton and Frome.
"I have made this decision for personal reasons and as a result of changes in personal circumstances.
"It's a decision I've not taken lightly, and it's one I take with a heavy heart.
"I would have loved to have followed in David Heath's footsteps as the MP for Somerton and Frome.
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