CommonSpace General Election Special

2664 12.00pm Tue 5 May 2015

Just two days ahead of the General Election, CommonSpace will team up with Independence Live to broadcast a series of panel sessions tackling some of the key questions facing Scotland regardless of the election outcome.

About this event

Just two days ahead of the General Election, CommonSpace will team up with Independence Live to broadcast a series of panel sessions tackling some of the key questions facing Scotland regardless of the election outcome. 5th of May 2015 --- Session1 - 12pm How can Scotland revamp Britain's relationship with the rest of the world? Confirmed panellists: Co-founder of the Radical Independence Campaign Jonathon Shafi: and Scottish CND veteran Isobel Lindsay --- Session2 - 2pm Holding the balance of power - or not: Exploring Scotland's role in potential post-election scenarios Confirmed panellists: Kevin McKenna, The Observer; Carolyn Scott, NewsShaft; Mike Small, Bella Caledonia: and more... --- Session3 - 4:30pm Economic Crossroads: Which route will the British economy take post-election? Confirmed panellists: Common Weal Policy Unit director Peter McColl; Economist and professor at Heriot-Watt Uiversity Mike Danson

Views expressed on our broadcasts do not necessarily reflect the views of the Independence Live collective nor should our coverage of any event, individual or organisation be taken as an endorsement.

What's coming up next?

11.00am Sat 24 Oct
Beyond Nuclear - Helensburgh CND & SCND Conference CND Conference Glasgow

All day coverage from the Conference in Glasgow. Morning Session: No to Nuclear Power 11:00-12:00 Linking Nuclear Power to Nuclear Weapons: Professor Lynn Jamieson (Chair, SCND); CND Campaign - No to Nuclear Power: Rae Street (CNDUK) Chair: Arthur West 12:00-13:00 Hunterston: Dr Ian Fairlie (Independent Radiation Consultant); Lack of Readiness for a Nuclear Incident: Cllr Audrey Doig (Nuclear Free Local Authorities) Chair: Lynn Jamieson 13:00-13:30 Morning Panel Q&A Chair: Arthur West 13:30-14:30: Lunch break Afternoon Session: Renewables 14:30-15:30 Scottish Renewables – an Overview: Professor Mike Danson (Heriot-Watt University); Scotland’s Renewable Energy Capability: Dr David Toke (Aberdeen University) Chair: Ian Fairlie 15:30-16:30 Just Transition: Pete Roche (No2 Nuclear); Renewables and Climate Change: Mark Ruskell MSP (Green Spokesperson, Climate and Energy) Chair: Mike Danson 16:30-17:00 Afternoon Panel Q&A Chair: Lynn Jamieson Tickets: £12/£8 including lunch https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/beyond-nuclear-tickets-93937709217 Livestream production by Independence Live https://www.independencelive.net https://www.facebook.com/ScottishIndependenceLiveEvents https://twitter.com/liveIndyScot https://www.youtube.com/independencelive 1000+ livestreams since 2013 DON'T HATE THE MEDIA, BECOME THE MEDIA!
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Beyond Nuclear - Helensburgh CND & SCND Conference

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