Your chance to join the BBC Radio Scotland Big Debate in Bearsden

Gordon Brewer
Gordon Brewer

BBC Radio Scotland’s Big Debate with Gordon Brewer comes live from Bearsden in New Kilpatrick Church on Friday, March 18 and they need people to join the audience.

The Big Debate programme has been travelling around the country since it was first broadcast in September 2009.

The show has now visited more than 70 towns and villages across Scotland, from Kirkwall in Orkney to Kelso in the Borders.

Gordon chairs a panel of speakers from the world of politics, the arts, science, business and other areas of public life and ONLY the audience can ask them questions.

The audience are asked to submit questions on the week’s news. They are looking for questions on the most stimulating moral, political and social issues of the day - the current issues that will get people talking. So the programme gives YOU the opportunity to challenge, policy makers, writers and thinkers.

You can book a seat and submit questions by email bigdebate@bbc.co.uk or phone 0141 422 7773.

Audience members must arrive by 11.30am for the live recording at 12pm.

Questions are chosen on Friday morning before the live programme at 12pm, audience members will be expected to ask their questions live on air.

The Big Debate with Gordon Brewer is broadcast live from 12pm – 1pm, BBC Radio Scotland 92-95FM, 810MW and available on BBC iPlayer for seven days after transmission.