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Tessa Jowell to stand down as MP at next election

Former Culture Secretary Tessa Jowell has announced she is standing down as a Labour MP.

Ms Jowell, who was one of the key figures behind the London bid for the 2012 Olympics, said the time was "right" to leave Parliament after the next general election, in 2015.

Iain Watson reports.

  • 21 Nov 2013
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