No union drop ins or luvvies it must mean business for Labour. They have had to play with home team players or force a revolt from the locals.
Mark Walsh (South Tyneside Cllr. Ward within the constituency)
Emma Lewell-Buck (South Tyneside Cllr. Ward in Jarrow)
Lewis Atkinson (from Gateshead CLP. Former local election candidate in South Tyneside and Sunderland. Stood for the NEC in 2012)
Paul Williams (GP doctor from Stockton)