Mid-Bedfordshire by-election full candidate list revealed

11 October 2023, 13:02

Mid-Bedfordshire  by-election candidates named
Mid-Bedfordshire by-election candidates named. Picture: Alamy
EJ Ward

By EJ Ward

The full list of candidates standing to be the new MP for Mid-Bedfordshire has been announced.

The Mid-Bedfordshire by-election will be Thursday on October 19.

Nadine Dorries, a Boris Johnson loyalist, resigned from her Mid-Bedfordshire seat and launched a stunning attack against Mr Sunak in August.

Full list of candidates:

Bedfordshire police and crime commissioner Festus Akinbusoye has been selected as the Conservative candidate. He will take on Labour’s Alistair Strathern, Emma Holland-Lindsay of the Liberal Democrats, Dave Holland of Reform UK, and Green candidate Cade Sibley.