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Plus: we profile the latest tranche of newly selected candidates.
He clinched victory in the second round of voting.
The Prime Minister’s policy adviser on industrial strategy and the Northern Powerhouse won tonight’s vote.
The former Army officer won out against Alicia Kearns and Joe Robertson.
Alicia Kearns joins Joe Robertson and Bob Seely in the island contest.
The Labour leader’s years of indulging the IRA, who murdered the Duke of Edinburgh’s uncle, should not be forgotten.
Exclusive: Harborough shortlist revealed, including a senior Downing Street adviser. All the latest candidate news.
The three would-be successors to Sir Edward Garnier. Plus, six new candidates, and the shortlist for Leeds North East.
A compensation scheme will be welcome. But the Government might yet have to introduce other punitive measures.
A North Lincolnshire councillor and a Grimsby TV executive are in the running.
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The grassroots are feeling positive. But CCHQ will worry that voters won’t find Corbyn a plausible threat.
Exclusive: We bust the Party ban on making known the names on the Hitchin and Harpenden shortlist. The latest selections news.
Plus: Eleven candidates selected elsewhere, including Gillian Keegan in Chichester and Kemi Badenoch in Saffron Walden.
She will now run to succeed Sir Alan Haselhurst as MP for the constituency.
The MEP for the East Midlands will now fight to retain the Conservative-held seat.