SNP leader brings election campaign to Galloway

Many of the people who met Nicol Sturgeon were keen to get a 'selfie' with the SNP leader.
Many of the people who met Nicol Sturgeon were keen to get a 'selfie' with the SNP leader.

Nicola Sturgeon brought the SNP’s general election campaign to the south of Scotland on Friday (May 19).

After meeting voters in Moffat, the SNP leader visited Alzheimer Scotland’s Stranraer Dementia Centre with Richard Arkless, the SNP’s candidate for Dumfries and Galloway, and South Scotland MSP Emma Harper.

Nicola Sturgeon with staff and volunteers at Alzheimer Scotlands Stranraer Dementia Centre

Nicola Sturgeon with staff and volunteers at Alzheimer Scotlands Stranraer Dementia Centre

After meeting volunteers and staff at the centre Nicola Sturgeon met with supporters, with a ‘selfie’ with the SNP leader the order of the day.

Jackie Rae of the Apex centre with his fellow workers who have been cleaning the area and planting flower beds.

Jackie Rae of the Apex centre with his fellow workers who have been cleaning the area and planting flower beds.

Nicola Sturgeon arrives at Cromarty House.

Nicola Sturgeon arrives at Cromarty House.

Nicola Sturgeon with 92 year old Ann Ure who has been an SNP activist since the beginnings of the party.

Nicola Sturgeon with 92 year old Ann Ure who has been an SNP activist since the beginnings of the party.