Dave Rowntree short listed for Labour MP seat



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Is Dave Rowntree about to go from a very big house in the country to the Houses of Parliament? Maybe, as the Blur drummer is running for election.

Rowntree is one of four candidates on a shortlist to run as Labour's representative for the Norwich South seat at the next election.

The drummer became joined the Labour party in 2002 and has been an active member since.