EXCLUSIVE: Hancock MP in Priory Clinic.

TBG can exclusively reveal this morning the whereabouts of Portsmouth South MP Mike Hancock.

Our source says that he has been at the Priory Hospital in the Marchwood area of Southampton since February 3rd.

It's understood Hancock is being treated for psychiatric problems and depression.

Despite this, due to being suspended from the Lib Dems Hancock remains an Independent candidate for the local elections in Portsmouth.

TBG understands that Lib Dem Cllr Les Stevens witnessed his nomination forms and Michael Andrewes is running his campaign.