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#ruralhour – Reforming Local Democracy
April 7, 2015 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Our first #ruralhour of 2015 is on 7th April 2015 on the subject of ‘Reforming Local Democracy’
Q1. Good evening! Let us know you are out there by telling us where you are – don’t forget to add #ruralhour to every tweet
Q2. Do you feel that you can influence decision-making in your community? What are the barriers for you and others? #ruralhour
Q3. Would you support a reform of local democracy and if so, what difference do you think it could make? #ruralhour
Q4 Reforming local democracy is a big task which we should all be involved in. How best can people be engaged in the discussion? #ruralhour
Q5 Who should lead a reform of local democracy? Who else should be involved? #ruralhour
Q6 Is there a potentially greater role for community councils in addressing issues of local democracy? What and what support needed? #ruralhour
Q7 There are lots of discussions about local democracy happening already – what would you like to see happen next? #ruralhour
Q8 If the Rural Parliament were to lead events to discuss local democratic reform, what should those events look like? #ruralhour
To find us on Twitter search for @ScotRuralParl.
To take part, search for #ruralhour at 9pm on Tuesday 7th April 2015 and respond to the questions we post, or conversations on the subject that other people start. Keep using #ruralhour with every tweet and refresh your #ruralhour search to make sure you see what other people are saying.
For info on how to use Twitter see: https://support.twitter.com/articles/215585-getting-started-with-twitter