Scotland politics

Audience plea for live TV political hustings programme

Scottish Labour leadership candidates Tom Harris, Johann Lamont and Ken Macintosh
Image caption The Scottish Labour leadership election is being contested by Tom Harris, Johann Lamont and Ken Macintosh

The BBC's Newsnight Scotland programme is appealing for members of the public to join its audience for a live Scottish Labour leadership hustings programme.

MP Tom Harris and MSPs, Johann Lamont and Ken Macintosh, are battling it out for the post.

The results of the election to find a replacement for outgoing Iain Gray will be made public next month.

All three candidates will answer questions from the public as part of the special programme which will take place on Monday, 5 December, at the BBC's Pacific Quay building in Glasgow.

If you are interested in joining the audience, email your name and daytime telephone number to with "Labour leadership" in the message field.

Our audience research team will then send you an audience application form to fill in and return via email.

Members of the audience will need to be available for the programme between 21:15 and 23:30.

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