Get Ready to stand! webinar series
Are you ready to take your next political step? Have you found it hard to come to one of our workshops? Now we are offering help online. You can hear from more women in politics through a series of webinars in our Get Ready to Stand! series which build on our workshops and are focused on practical aspects of becoming a politician. Women MPs, MSPs and Councillors from across the political spectrum shared their experiences and answered questions in our digital surgeries.
The first of 4 webinars in our Get Ready to Stand! series focused on the theme My Mission: Why Politics? Gillian Martin, the SNP’s Member of Scottish Parliament (MSP) for Aberdeenshire East and Rachel Varley, Conservative Councillor for Bingley Town Council shared their experiences of getting into politics.
The second of 4 webinars in our Get Ready to Stand! series focused on the theme Where & When to Run. Conservative Councillor Donna Jones, Leader of Portsmouth City Council and Liverpool Mayoral Candidate for the Women’s Equality Party Tabitha Morton share their experiences of how they decided to run and what tips that have for you.
Number 3 in our Get Ready to Stand! series. This is a digital surgery around the theme Building a Team. Claire Miller, Scottish Greens Councillor for Edinburgh City Centre and Preet Kaur Gill, Labour (Co-op) MP for Birmingham, Edgbaston shared their experiences of working with others to achieve their political goals.