Heywood and Middleton by-election candidates
A by-election will be held in the constituency of Heywood and Middleton in Greater Manchester on 9 October.
The poll was triggered by the death of Labour MP Jim Dobbin earlier this month.
The deadline for candidates to register for the by-election was 1600 BST on 16 September.
The full list of candidates announced so far, in alphabetical order by surname, is:
- Bickley, John - UK Independence Party
- Gartside, Iain - The Conservative Party
- Jackson, Abi - Green Party of England and Wales
- McInnes, Liz - Labour Party
- Smith, Anthony - The Liberal Democrats