Local Council Candidate

April 13, 2019 1:17 PM
By Stuart Crawford

In 1999 I founded Stuart Crawford Associates, specialising in public affairs, media communications and public relations, concentrating mainly on the Scottish Executive and Scottish Parliament with occasional forays to Westminster.

I am als Stuart Crawfordo a writer and journalist, with articles regularly published in the Scottish press and magazines and journals across the UK and abroad. I have also appeared frequently on radio and television, including BBC Newsnight Scotland, STV's Daily Politics and Scotland Tonight programmes, BBC Radio 4's Westminster Hour and Today programmes, and the BBC Daily Politics.

More recently I have appeared as an expert witness before the Defence Select Committee and Scottish Affairs Select Committee at Westminster, and is a sought after expert commentator on defence, political and social topics across the UK and beyond.

I have lived in East Lothian since 1998, moving within the county between Haddington, Gifford, Gullane, Dirleton, and finally returning to Haddington again in 2017. I am a Trustee of the Haddington Garden Trust, and have three grown up children.

I am currently standing as the Scottish Liberal Democrat candidate in the Haddington & Lammermuir by-election.