British Labour Party politician and "Better Together" campaign leader Alistair Darling
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Alistair Darling MP to stand down at 2015 General Election

Alistair Darling is standing down at the 2015 General election in May .

The former Chancellor and leader of the Better Together campaign has told the Labour leader of his intention to go.

He wanted to go after what he described as a 'decisive result' in the Scottish referendum and has no immediate plans beyond campaigning for Jim Murphy to be the next Scottish Labour leader and campaigning for a Labour victory in 2015

He has give an interview to the FT, to be published tomorrow.

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