A DOZEN men will fight it out in Liverpool’s first mayoral election.
Nominations closed today. And the contest will culminate with the election on May 3.
Liverpool council leader and Labour candidate Joe Anderson is the front-runner.
The other candidates are:
Jeff Berman (Independent)
Tony Caldeira (Conservative)
John Coyne (Green)
Liam Fogarty (Independent)
Adam Heatherington (UKIP)
Richard Kemp (Liberal Democrat)
Tony Mulhearn (Trade Union and Socialist Coalition)
Steve Radford (Liberal)
Paul Rimmer (English Democrats)
Peter Tierney (National Front)
Mike Whitby (British National Party)