Category Podcasts

Podcast: An interview with Scottish Greens list candidate Zara Kitson

The final ScotTALK Podcast interview for the Scottish Parliament 2016 elections features Scottish Greens Glasgow Region List candidate Zara Kitson. Zara tells host John Beattie about her campaign and the key policies that she hopes will convince Glaswegians to give the Scottish Greens their second votes.

Podcast: An interview with former Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont

In this episode, host John Beattie speaks to Johann Lamont, the Scottish Labour candidate for the Glasgow Pollok constituency in the up-coming Scottish Parliament elections. Johann has been MSP for the area since 1999 but faces stiff competition from the SNP. Listen in as we speak to Johann about here role as an MSP, her current […]

Podcast: An interview with Conservative list candidate Thomas Haddow

Podcast: An interview with RISE candidate Cat Boyd

  Join host John Beattie for episode 5 of the ScotTALK Podcast as he speaks to Glasgow list candidate Cat Boyd of RISE. Cat hopes to become an MSP for Glasgow and is aiming to secure your second vote in the Scottish Parliamentary Elections 2016. You can watch the interview courtesy of Independence Live here: livestream.com/IndependenceLive/ScotTALKCatBoyd Subscribe […]

Podcast: An interview with Tommy Sheridan, co-convener of Solidarity

In this episode, host John Beattie returns to theme of interviewing 2016 Scottish parliament election candidates. Tommy Sheridan, co-convener of Solidarity, joins John to discuss his election campaign and what Solidarity can offer the people of Glasgow and Scotland should they give him their vote in the upcoming election.

Podcast: An interview with Labour’s Matt Kerr – How will cuts affect Glasgow?

  ScotTALK Podcast is joined by Labour Councillor Matt Kerr, Glasgow City Council’s Executive Member for Families, Health and Social Care. Presenter John Beattie explores Matt’s background, impending cuts to Glasgow City Council, funding in kinship care and other issues. For more information, visit Twitter, Soundcloud and subscribe to ScotTALK on iTunes.

Podcast: An interview with Humza Yousaf MSP – SNP candidate for Glasgow Pollok

  ScotTALK Podcast is joined by Humza Yousaf MSP for the first of their Glasgow Pollok 2016 candidate interviews. Humza is the SNP candidate for the constituency. Presenter John Beattie explores Humza’s background and personal politics in this biographical interview. This podcast was also streamed live courtesy of Kevin Gibney of Independence Live. For more information, visit Twitter, Soundcloud […]

Podcast: An interview nationalism expert Murray Leith

In episode one of the ScotTALK podcast, host John Beattie discusses Scottish Politics with expert and academic Dr Murray Leith of the University of the West of Scotland, investigating the state of play in Scottish Politics. Topics discusses are: the EU referendum, trident, Scottish Parliament elections 2016 and the possibility of a second Scottish independence […]