Advice for contributors

Thank you for your interest in

For more information on our goals, visit our ‘about us‘ section.

The site is dedicated to providing a platform for independent political journalism.

We take submissions in all forms – print, audio and video to name but a few.

These submissions, in the first instance, should be made via a pitch to

Although politicsandthat is based in Glasgow, Scotland and our news values typically reflects this, we are very interested in any news and features which may be of interest to our readers.

That means if you’re from some distant corner of the globe or just interested in world politics, we’re still very interested to hear from you.

We try to write for an online audience which means shorter paragraphs, punchier sentences and a drive to make every word count.

We also use the Guardian style guide –  a copy of which can be found here.

Don’t spend hours pouring over it as most of it is pretty straight forward and we provide editorial feedback on all submissions.

You’ll get the hang of it in no time!

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