More meet the candidate events from Graeme Downie

Graeme Downie, Scottish Labour candidate for Aberdeenshire East is holding more digital meet the candidate events

Scottish Labour’s campaign in Aberdeenshire East has announced the next series of digital surgeries to allow local people to meet their candidate and ask questions in the run-up to the Scottish Parliament elections.

Because of Covid restrictions, door-to-door campaigning and in-person events are not possible, but Graeme Downie is keen to use digital technology to meet local voters.

His campaign has announced two initial surgeries to take place via Zoom on Tuesday 13 April (2pm – 3pm) and Friday 16 April (6pm – 7pm. No prior registration is required. People can just join one of the sessions on the day via link provided via the campaign website.

Commenting on the announcement of the new sessions, Graeme Downie, Scottish Labour candidate for Aberdeenshire East, said

I am delighted to announce the latest digital meet the candidate sessions in Aberdeenshire East. I have already heard about alot of the issues faced by local communities. The need for improved flood defences, how to support small businesses and our valuable agriculture sector and the need to focus on a National Recovery Plan during the next session at Holyrood.

I hope people will take up the opportunity to take part and I will be announcing more sessions to take place right up to Election Day on 6 May.

More information on how to join is available on the campaign website at

Anyone unable to join digitally should call the campaign on 07936 739 687 and Graeme will be happy to arrange a chat by a method best for you.

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