As the Stoke by-election approaches, the full list of candidates can be found here.
They are as follows:
Mohammed Akram – Independent
Paul Nuttall – Ukip
Gareth Snell - Labour
Dr Zulfiqar Ali – Liberal Democrat
Jack Brereton – Conservative
Adam Colclough – Green Party
Godfrey Davies – Christian Peoples Alliance
Barbara Fielding – Independent
David Furness – British National Party
The Flying Brick – Monster Raving Loony Party
The by-election will take place on February 23.