Colin Smith (GMB)
David Francis (South Tyneside Green Party)
Emma Lewell-Buck MP (South Shields)
Gemma Taylor (SSTHC Coordinator & Unison Area Organiser)
John McCabe (Political Officer - Jarrow CLP)
John Whalley (Keep Our NHS Public)
Karen Reay (Unite Regional Secretary)
Linda Hobson (Unison Deputy Convenor for Northern Region)
Normal Hall (Socialist Party)
Roger Nettleship (Chair of SSTHC)
Stephen Hepburn MP (Jarrow)
Walter Armstrong (President of Jarrow Conservative Association)