Adam Ramsay, candidate for Sutton Courtenay & Marcham
Adam Ramsay works training students to take action for global justice and was 2008-9 student president at Edinburgh University. He has written for various national magazines, journals, newspapers, blogs and a book; and last year he was voted one of Britain's best online political writers. Adam is involved in various national campaigns, including feminist, anti-cuts and anti-poverty groups. In his spare time he likes cooking and music. Adam grew up on a livestock farm in rural Perthshire. He studied Philosophy and Politics at Edinburgh University where he was elected student union president. He is standing in this election because the county council are cutting care for the most vulnerable people in the county, including elderly and disabled people.