Scottish Parliament LGBTI Hustings

LGBTI Hustings

Stonewall Scotland, the Equality Network, LGBT Youth Scotland and the Scottish Transgender Alliance invite you to the Scottish Parliament LGBTI Hustings.

The Scottish Parliament elections are coming up at the start of May. Scotland has come a long way for LGBT equality and whoever forms the next Scottish Government needs to do more to ensure that LGBT people all across Scotland are safe, respected and equal.

Stonewall Scotland are joining with the Equality Network, LGBT Youth Scotland and the Scottish Transgender Alliance to hold an LGBTI Hustings.

The organisers say, “This is your opportunity to ask party leaders about their priorities for LGBTI issues in the next parliament, as well as to hold them to account on their record.”

Details

Date: 31 March 2016
Time: 7.30pm
Venue: The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9DW

Panel: Nicola Sturgeon (SNP), Kezia Dugdale (Labour), Ruth Davidson (Conservative), Willie Rennie (Lib Dem) and Patrick Harvie (Green)

Live streaming

The event will be streamed live on Periscope:

Download the Periscope app, search for ‘Stonewall UK’ and follow us then watch live online on the day
Follow us on Twitter @StonewallScot – the link to watch live will be posted on Twitter as soon as the broadcast starts
Submitting questions
Please make sure your question can be answered by the whole panel. Questions addressed to individual speakers will not be chosen.

Children and young people

Young people under the age of 16 are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18.

Questions
If you have any questions please contact sophie.bridger@stonewallscotland.org.uk or call 0131 474 8019.

 

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