Show Hide image UK 17 June 2015 Who nominated who in the 2015 Labour deputy leadership election? The deputy leadership candidates needed 35 MPs to back them. Who backed who? Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML Tom Watson, Caroline Flint, Stella Creasy, Ben Bradshaw and Angela Eagle are all on the ballot for the deputy leadership election. Watson, the bookmakers' favourite, will square off against Flint, Creasy, Bradshaw and Eagle. John Healey, who announced his intentions to run, secured 21 nominations before pulling out as he was unable to get the 35 names he amassed. Rushanara Ali secured 24 nominations before pulling out to guarantee that Creasy, Bradshaw and Eagle all made the ballot. The Labour deputy leadership hopefuls needed 35 MPs to nominate them in order to run, out of 232 MPs overall. Who nominated who? Ben Bradshaw (37) Heidi Alexander MP for Lewisham East Rushanara Ali MP for Bethnal Green and Bow Clive Betts MP for Sheffield South East Ben Bradshaw MP for Exeter Lyn Brown MP for West Ham Chris Bryant MP for Rhondda Karen Buck MP for Westminster North Neil Coyle MP for Bermondsey and Old Southwark Geraint Davies MP for Swansea West Thangam Debbonaire MP for Bristol West Clive Efford MP for Eltham Chris Evans MP for Islwyn Frank Field MP for Birkenhead Paul Flynn MP for Newport West Helen Goodman MP for Bishop Auckland Fabian Hamilton MP for Leeds North East Meg Hillier MP for Hackney South and Shoreditch Tristram Hunt MP for Stoke-On-Trent Central Rupa Huq MP for Ealing Central and Acton Huw Irranca-Davies MP for Ogmore Alan Johnson MP for Hull West and Hessle Diana Johnson MP for Hull North Susan Elan Jones MP for Clwyd South Sadiq Khan MP for Tooting Peter Kyle MP for Hove Gordon Marsden MP for Blackpool South Kerry McCarthy MP for Bristol East Catherine McKinnell MP for Newcastle Upon Tyne North Matthew Pennycook MP for Greenwich and Woolwich Bridget Phillipson MP for Houghton and Sunderland South Yasmin Qureshi MP for Bolton South East Andrew Slaughter MP for Hammersmith Andrew Smith MP for Oxford East Keir Starmer MP for Holborn and St Pancras Emily Thornberry MP for Islington South and Finsbury Stephen Timms MP for East Ham Valerie Vaz MP for Walsall South Stella Creasy (35) Debbie Abrahams MP for Oldham East and Saddleworth Ruth Cadbury MP for Brentford and Isleworth Sarah Champion MP for Rotherham Jenny Chapman MP for Darlington Jo Cox MP for Batley and Spen Stella Creasy MP for Walthamstow Stephen Doughty MP for Cardiff South and Penarth Louise Ellman MP for Liverpool, Riverside Kate Green MP for Stretford and Urmston Kate Hollern MP for Blackburn Dan Jarvis MP for Barnsley Central Gerald Jones MP for Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney Mike Kane MP for Wythenshawe and Sale East Chris Leslie MP for Nottingham East Holly Lynch MP for Halifax Fiona Mactaggart MP for Slough Ian Murray MP for Edinburgh South Melanie Onn MP for Great Grimsby Jamie Reed MP for Copeland Steve Reed MP for Croydon North Gavin Shuker MP for Luton South Karin Smyth MP for Bristol South Wes Streeting MP for Ilford North Graham Stringer MP for Blackley and Broughton Gareth Thomas MP for Harrow West Stephen Twigg MP for Liverpool, West Derby Catherine West MP for Hornsey and Wood Green John Woodcock MP for Barrow and Furness Madeleine Moon MP for Bridgend Diane Abbott MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington Chuka Umunna MP for Streatham David Lammy MP for Tottenham Ivan Lewis MP for Bury North Angela Eagle (38) Margaret Beckett MP for Derby South Roberta Blackman-Woods MP for City of Durham Paul Blomfield MP for Sheffield Central Nick Brown MP for Newcastle Upon Tyne East Dawn Butler MP for Brent Central Ann Clwyd MP for Cynon Valley Julie Cooper MP for Burnley Maria Eagle MP for Garston and Halewood Angela Eagle MP for Wallasey Bill Esterson MP for Sefton Central Mike Gapes MP for Ilford South Pat Glass MP for North West Durham Margaret Greenwood MP for Wirral West Lilian Greenwood MP for Nottingham South Nia Griffith MP for Llanelli Andrew Gwynne MP for Denton and Reddish John Healey MP for Wentworth and Dearne Mark Hendrick MP for Preston Sharon Hodgson MP for Washington and Sunderland West Kelvin Hopkins MP for Luton North Seema Malhotra MP for Feltham and Heston Rachael Maskell MP for York Central John McDonnell MP for Hayes and Harlington Alison McGovern MP for Wirral South Liz McInnes MP for Heywood and Middleton Michael Meacher MP for Oldham West and Royton Teresa Pearce MP for Erith and Thamesmead Stephen Pound MP for Ealing North Angela Rayner MP for Ashton-Under-Lyne Christina Rees MP for Neath Marie Rimmer MP for St Helens South and Whiston Steve Rotheram MP for Liverpool, Walton Tulip Siddiq MP for Hampstead and Kilburn Cat Smith MP for Lancaster and Fleetwood Jon Trickett MP for Hemsworth Derek Twigg MP for Halton Keith Vaz MP for Leicester East Daniel Zeichner MP for Cambridge Caroline Flint (43) Hilary Benn MP for Leeds central Luciana Berger MP for Liverpool, Wavertree Tom Blenkinsop MP for Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland Ann Coffey MP for Stockport Alex Cunningham MP for Stockton North Nic Dakin MP for Scunthorpe Simon Danczuk MP for Rochdale Wayne David MP for Caerphilly Jim Dowd MP for Lewisham West & Penge Jack Dromey MP for Birmingham, Erdington Julie Elliott MP for Sunderland Central Jim Fitzpatrick MP for Poplar and Limehouse Caroline Flint MP for Don Valley Yvonne Fovargue MP for Makerfield Barry Gardiner MP for Brent North Mary Glindon MP for North Tyneside David Hanson MP for Delyn Carolyn Harris MP for Swansea East Margaret Hodge MP for Barking Kate Hoey MP for Vauxhall George Howarth MP for Knowsley Graham Jones MP for Hyndburn Gerald Kaufman MP for Manchester Gorton Stephen Kinnock MP for Aberavon Siobhain McDonagh MP for Mitcham and Morden Pat McFadden MP for Wolverhampton South East Jessica Morden MP for Newport East Albert Owen MP for Ynys Mon Toby Perkins MP for Chesterfield CLP Johnny Reynolds MP for Stalybridge and Hyde Emma Reynolds MP for Wolverhampton North East Joan Ryan MP for Enfield North Barry Sheerman MP for Huddersfield Owen Smith MP for Pontypridd Angela Smith MP for Penistone and Stocksbridge Gisela Stuart MP for Birmingham, Edgbaston Nick Thomas-Symonds MP for Torfaen Anna Turley MP for Redcar Karl Turner MP for Kingston Upon Hull East Alan Whitehead MP for Southampton Test Phil Wilson MP for Sedgefield Tom Watson (62) Dave Anderson MP for Blaydon Jon Ashworth MP for Leicester South Ian Austin MP for Dudley North Adrian Bailey MP for West Bromwich West Kevin Brennan MP for Cardiff West Richard Burden MP for Birmingham, Northfield Richard Burgon MP for Leeds East Liam Byrne MP for Birmingham, Hodge Hill Ronnie Campbell MP for Blyth Valley Vernon Coaker MP for Gedling David Crausby MP for Bolton North East Jon Cruddas MP for Dagenham Judith Cummins MP for Bradford South Jim Cunningham MP for Coventry South Gloria De Piero MP for Ashfield Michael Dugher MP for Barnsley East Paul Farrelly MP for Newcastle-Under-Lyme Rob Flello MP for Stoke-On-Trent South Coleen Fletcher MP for Coventry North East Vicky Foxcroft MP for Lewisham, Deptford Roger Godsiff MP for Birmingham, Hall Green Louise Haig MP for Sheffield, Heeley Harry Harpham MP for Sheffield Brightside & Hillsborough Sue Hayman MP for Workington Stephen Hepburn MP for Jarrow Imran Hussain MP for Bradford East Kevan Jones MP for North Durham Helen Jones MP for Warrington North Barbara Keeley MP for Worsley and Eccles South Ian Lavery MP for Wansbeck Emma Lewell-Buck MP for South Shields Clive Lewis MP for Norwich South Rebecca Long Bailey MP for Salford and Eccles Ian Lucas MP for Wrexham Justin Madders MP for Ellesmere Port and Neston Khalid Mahmood MP for Birmingham, Perry Barr Shabana Mahmood MP for Birmingham, Ladywood Rob Marris MP for Wolverhampton South West Chris Matheson MP for City of Chester Stephen McCabe MP for Birmingham, Selly Oak Andy McDonald MP for Middlesbrough Conor McGinn MP for St Helens North Alan Meale MP for Mansfield Ian Mearns MP for Gateshead Grahame Morris MP for Easington Lisa Nandy MP for Wigan Kate Osamor MP for Edmonton Jess Phillips MP for Birmingham Yardley Lucy Powell MP for Manchester Central Rachel Reeves MP for Leeds West Geoffrey Robinson MP for Coventry North West Naz Shah MP for Bradford West Virendra Sharma MP for Ealing, Southall Dennis Skinner MP for Bolsover Ruth Smeeth MP for Stoke-on-Trent North Jeff Smith MP for Manchester Withington Nick Smith MP for Blaenau Gwent John Spellar MP for Warley Jo Stevens MP for Cardiff Central Tom Watson MP for West Bromwich East David Winnick MP for Walsall North Iain Wright MP for Hartlepool › From a two-horse race to a free-for-all: what does it mean for the deputy leadership race? 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