LISTEN: Podcast with Edinburgh Western candidates Alex Cole-Hamilton and Toni Giugliano


#sp16 candidates for the SNP and Liberal Democrats chat to CommonSpace reporter David Thomson

AS part of our ongoing Scottish parliamentary election coverage, we caught up with Edinburgh Western candidates Alex Cole-Hamilton (Scottish Liberal Democrats) and Toni Giugliano (SNP).

Topics discussed include the closure of 17 PPP-funded schools in Edinburgh after safety concerns; social care for children and young people; the Scottish Government’s Named Persons scheme; mental health; and climate change.

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Pictures courtesy of Alex Cole-Hamilton and Twitter