The Former Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said that he will step down as an MP and he will not stand in the next general election.
Hancock was a finalist of I’m a Celebrity said that he has discovered “a whole new world of possibilities” that he intends to “explore.”
In a statement, Hancock said, “For my part, I want to do things differently. I have discovered a whole new world of possibilities which I am excited to explore – new ways for me to communicate with people of all ages and from all backgrounds.
“I look forward to championing issues that are dear to my heart, including better support for dyslexic children who get a raw deal from the education system.
My letter to the Prime Minister 👇
I look forward to exploring new ways to communicate with people of all ages and from all backgrounds pic.twitter.com/PPvWB6McyM
— Matt Hancock (@MattHancock) December 7, 2022
“It has been an honour to serve in parliament and represent the people of West Suffolk.
“I will play my part in the debate about the future of our country and engage with the public in new ways.”