Source of story Ahmed Khan who was ousted out of the Labour party. Could he split a labour vote?
and Alan ‘Howling Laud’ Hope is set to represent the Monster Raving Loony Party.
John Robertson (independent) click here for back story
Mr Monkey click here for back story
Richard Elvin (UKIP) click here for publicity shot
Emma Lewell-Buck (Labour) click here for results of candidate election
Hugh Annard (Lib Dems)
Independent Phil @IndependentPhil
Independent candidate for the soon to be free parliamentary seat of South Shields. Rejects partisan politics to promote truly free democracy.By-election updates
Karen Allen the Conservative Party candidate for the South Shields by-election.