Five candidates will contest the Fulwood by-election on May 2, following the death of Liberal Democrat councillor Janice Sidebottom.
The Fulwood ward, which contains many popular student areas including Ranmoor, currently has two Lib Dem councillors and one vacant seat.
- Olivia Frances Blake – Labour
- John David Greenfield – UKIP
- Vonny Watts – Conservative
- Brian Charles Webster – Green
- Cliff Woodcraft – Liberal Democrat