With the Scottish Parliamentary Election in just over week. The Grassmarket Community Project are hosting a hustings which will very much be focused on the issues that concern vulnerable and marginalised people in Edinburgh. Most of the third sector and many social enterprises work with the disenfranchised when it comes to employment, and with the disengaged when it comes to democracy.
Third sector organisations and public sector bodies are encouraged to bring along service users to ask the candidates questions about the issues that really matter to them.
The evening is being very kindly chaired by Lindsay McIntosh. Scottish Political Editor for The Times
Sarah Boyack (Labour)
Alison Dickie (SNP)
Iain McGill (Conservative)
Peter McColl (Scottish Green’s)
Still to be confirmed (Liberal Democrats)
Tuesday, 26 April 2016 from 19:00 to 20:30