BBC debate seeks studio audience for Aberdeen TV recording

Stephen Jardine

BBC Scotland’s political TV discussion show Debate Night is seeking an audience for its filming in Aberdeen on the evening of Wednesday 24 April.

Host Stephen Jardine commented:

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“Debate Night is the only television programme of its kind in Scotland.  With a UK general election looming, there’s never been a better time to put your questions to the country’s decision-makers and public figures.

We want people from all walks of life.  You might be a parent, a carer or a student?  Perhaps you run a business or are a frontline worker?  Retired, self-employed, unemployed or just starting out in the workplace – we need you.

It’s your questions, stories, experiences and opinions that lead our discussion – so we couldn’t do it without you!”

Recent guests to join politicians include authors Val McDermid and Alex Gray, columnists Owen Jones, Hugo Rifkind and Ayesha Hazarika, comedians Karen Dunbar and Susie McCabe, footballers Pat Nevin and Michael Stewart, The Inbetweeners producer Chris Young, Lord Sugar’s advisor Mike Soutar from BBC The Apprentice and former Dragons’ Den entrepreneur Piers Linney.

Previous episodes are available on the BBC iPlayer.

Free studio tickets can be obtained by going to and clicking ‘Apply to the Audience’.

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