Who have Labour members picked to fight the general election target seats?

29th January, 2018 4:00 pm

Walsall North – Gill Ogilvie, backed by Momentum

Nuneaton – Zoe Mayou

Kingswood – Nicola Bowden-Jones

North Swindon – Kate Linnegar

Harlow – Laura McAlpine

Welwyn Hatfield – Tara-Mary Lyons (update: her selection was not approved by the NEC)

Worcester – Mandy Richards (update: her selection was not approved by the NEC and she was deselected)

South Thanet – Rebecca Gordon-Nesbitt, parliamentary staffer

Stevenage – Jill Borcherds

Pudsey – Jane Aitchison – Leeds TUC president backed by Unite and Momentum

Scarborough and Whitby – Hugo Fearnley, local business owner

Copeland – Tony Lywood, local councillor backed by Momentum

Dover – Charlotte Cornell, parliamentary staffer

Morley & Outwood – Deanne Ferguson, GMB organiser

Reading West – Rachel Eden, local Co-Op councillor

Southampton Itchen – Simon Letts, local council leader

Harrow East – Pamela Fitzpatrick, local councillor backed by Unite and Momentum

Mansfield – Sonya Ward, local councillor backed by Momentum

Wimbledon – Jackie Schneider, backed by Momentum and GMB

Sherwood – Jerry Hague, nominated by GMB, CWU and Usdaw

Milton Keynes South – Hannah O’Neill, councillor backed by Unite, Unison, GMB and Momentum

North East Derbyshire – Chris Peace, councillor backed by Unite, GMB and Momentum

The Cities of London and Westminster – Steven Saxby, vicar backed by Unite

Hastings and Rye – Peter Chowney, council leader and former PPC backed by Momentum

Bolton West – Julie Hilling, former MP and ex-TSSA organiser

Rushcliffe – Cheryl Pidgeon, midland regional secretary of the TUC

Stoke-on-Trent South – Mark McDonald, Momentum-backed barrister who set up Labour Friends of Palestine and the Middle East

Morecambe and Lunesdale – county councillor Lizzi Collinge

Shrewsbury and Atcham – Laura Davies, NHS doctor, ex-Army officer and former PPC

Macclesfield – Neil Puttick, councillor and former PPC

Watford – Chris Ostrowski, former PPC

Crawley – Peter Lamb, leader of town council

Altrincham and Sale West – Andrew Western, Labour group leader

South Ribble – Kim Snape, Lancashire county and Chorley borough councillor

Milton Keynes North – Charlynne Pullen, former PPC backed by Momentum and Open Labour

Corby – Beth Miller, former aide to Vernon Coaker and David Blunkett

Filton and Bradley Stoke – Mhairi Threlfall, entrepreneur and Unison activist

South Swindon – Sarah Church, libraries campaigner and former Army major

Carlisle – Ruth Alcroft, councillor

Plymouth Moor View – Charlotte Holloway, a member of Sadiq Khan’s Smart London board

Gloucester – Fran Boait, executive director of Positive Money and former Green backed by Momentum

Norwich North – Karen Davis, councillor

Rossendale and Darwen – Alyson Barnes, council leader

Thurrock – John Kent, councillor.

York Outer – councillor and housing campaigner Fiona Derbyshire (update: she has stood down)

Rochford and Southend East – Ashley Dalton, Unison activist

Shipley – Jo Pike, academic and child poverty activist

Southport – Liz Savage, backed by GMB and Unite

Rugby – Debbie Bannigan, former chief executive of drug and alcohol charity Swanswell

Camborne and Redruth – Paul Farmer, former bus driver backed by Unite and Momentum

Northampton North – former minister Sally Keeble

Northampton South – Gareth Eales, postman backed by Momentum

Erewash – Catherine Atkinson, barrister and former PPC

Broxtowe – Greg Marshall, councillor and former PPC backed by Momentum

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