By-Election Triggered as David Miliband Quits.

Parties are once again gearing up for another by-election, this time in South Shields as Labour MP David Miliband has dramatically announced he will stand down as Member of Parliament.

In 2010 the General Election result was:

Labour 52% (11,109 Majority)
Conservatives 21.6%
Liberal Democrats 14.2

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