7 Dec 2022

Matt Hancock won’t stand at next election

Policy Correspondent

The former Health Secretary Matt Hancock has announced that he won’t stand again to be an MP at the next General Election.

He had already been suspended from the Conservative Party in Parliament as a punishment for leaving the Commons for three weeks to take part in “I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here” in Australia.  Now he’s back he says he wants to “find new ways to reach people”.