A Green candidate for the Scottish elections has hit out angrily at breaking news that 17 Edinburgh schools and a community centre are to stay closed on Monday rather than re-opening after the school holidays.
Urgent answers are needed to the latest Edinburgh school repair fiasco, says Green candidate Andy Wightman.
Responding to publication of Scottish Care’s Agenda for Care manifesto, which calls for extra funds for staff wages, Alison Johnstone, Health and Social Care spokesperson for the Scottish Greens and MSP candidate for Lothian, said:
What have tax havens got to do with bold action on affordable housing? Andy Wightman explains.
The Scottish Greens tonight (1 April) confirmed the lists of MSP candidates being fielded in Lothian for the Scottish Parliament election on 5 May.