The count at the 2017 General Election in Peterborough

Peterborough by-election: Final list of 15 candidates

Today (Thursday, June 6) is the much awaited by-election in Peterborough.

The by-election is being held today after Fiona Onasanya became the first MP to be removed by her constituents under a Recall Petition. The petition was signed by 19,261 of her constituents (27.64 per cent), passing the 10 per cent threshold needed to trigger a by-election. These are the candidates who are standing.

Paul is is the managing director of a communication business specialising in healthcare. He fought Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland in the 2010 General Election

1. Paul Bristow (Conservative)

Paul is is the managing director of a communication business specialising in healthcare. He fought Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland in the 2010 General Election
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Former city councillor Lisa supports working people in accessing services at Unite the Union. She came second in Peterborough in the 2015 General Election

2. Lisa Forbes (Labour)

Former city councillor Lisa supports working people in accessing services at Unite the Union. She came second in Peterborough in the 2015 General Election
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Beki is an apprentice-trained professional engineer who writes policy for the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. She came third in Peterborough at the 2017 General Election

3. Beki Sellick (Lib Dem)

Beki is an apprentice-trained professional engineer who writes policy for the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. She came third in Peterborough at the 2017 General Election
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John unsuccessfully contested the North West Cambridgeshire seat in the 2017 General Election. He was a city councillor until losing his seat last week

4. John Whitby (UKIP)

John unsuccessfully contested the North West Cambridgeshire seat in the 2017 General Election. He was a city councillor until losing his seat last week
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