Walking with politicians toolkit

Here are all the tools you need to invite your parliamentary candidates standing at the next election out on a walk with your group.

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Walk and talk with your MP

Here is everything you need to know about arranging a walk and talk with your MP. This document also features templates for you to use to contact your MP.

Benefits of walking

Facts and figures you can use when meeting the candidate or politician to stress the benefits of walking.

Walk and talk with MSP candidates

All you need to know about arranging a walk and talk with your candidates before the May 2016 Scottish Parliament election.

Walk and talk with AM candidates

All you need to know about arranging a walk and talk with your candidates before the May 2016 National Assembly for Wales election.

Template invitation letter to AM candidates in English and Welsh

Template letter in English and Welsh for you to use to invite your AM candidates to join a walk and talk.

Template press release for walk and talk with AM candidates in English

A template press release for you to send out after your walk with AM candidates (English language).

Template press release for walk and talk with AM candidates in Welsh

A template press release for you to send out after your walk with AM candidates (Welsh language).

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Downloading PDFs

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