Galashiels hustings

THE Galashiels public will get the chance to question council election candidates on the issues affecting them on Monday. A hustings meeting organised by Galashiels and Langlee Community Council takes place from 7pm to 8.30pm in the Volunteer Hall.

All candidates – Rick Kenney (Lib-Dem), Bill White (Independent), Sandy Aitchison (Borders Party), Bill Herd and John Mitchell (both SNP), Robbie Tatler (Labour) and Fiona Lackenby (Conservative) – will be able to air their views and answer questions from the audience.