He will defend Stephen Dorrell’s 2010 majority of 15,029 in a little over three months’ time.
The Association will makes its decision tonight.
Two women and two men to fight it out for one of the safest Conservative seats in the country.
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The list of hopefuls includes two businesswomen, an NHS psychiatrist, three barristers and Theresa May’s SpAd.
There are some familiar names on the shortlist, cropping up in more than one seat.
The successful candidates have a range of experience, from the courtroom to the boardroom and the council chamber to the battlefield.