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Greens throw hat into ring for Edinburgh Central contest

An already intriguing battle for the Edinburgh Central seat in May 2016 has been given a new twist with the news that Green MSP Alison Johnstone is to contest the seat.


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Green MP backing Leith Walk campaign

With less than 2 weeks until the Leith Walk by-election, local Green campaigners were delighted when Brighton Pavilion’s Green MP Caroline Lucas visited the stall on Elm Row. Caroline was in Edinburgh to speak at the book festival about her book “Honourable Friends?”.


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Rent increase: Johnstone calls for urgent action

Letting agent Your Move have today released new figures showing further increases to rent levels in Scotland. 


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Putting people in charge of budgets

It’s time for “participatory budgeting” to move up a notch argues SUSAN RAE.


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Edinburgh region city deal needs to look to greener future

Responding to the latest developments on an Edinburgh Region City Deal, Green councillors have welcomed progress but said that a greener future needs to be part of its DNA. 


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Leith Walk is unique!

Green candidate for the Leith Walk by-election, Susan Rae, argues that there is nowhere quite like Leith Walk.