Alyn Smith campaign launch: "Europe is our future, Westminster our past"
MEP makes bid for deputy leadership by focusing on european prize
ALYN SMITH MEP has officially launched his campaign for deputy leader of the SNP, pledging to keep Europe at the forefront of his pitch for the position.
The event this morning at Summerhall in Edinburgh, was introduced by Richard Demarco, the renowned Scots-Italian artist and visual arts commentator.
Smith emphasised the European vision at the centre of his bid with a focus on internationalism, and offered a renewed message for independence and a push for greater equality.