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Alison Johnstone MSP

Dental health for all

Alison Johnstone calls for more action to improve dental health in the most disadvantaged areas. The National Dental Inspection Programme report published last week…

Alison Johnstone MSP

Plastic seas

Edinburgh can lead the way in reversing the rising tide in plastic says Alison Johnstone. This September, I once again took part in the…

Cllr Gavin Corbett

Of Archimedes Screws

An exciting new renewable energy project at Edinburgh’s Saughton Park nods to the past and signposts the future, says Gavin Corbett It was one…

Cllr Gavin Corbett

A sporting chance for all

Gavin Corbett welcomes commitment to improve the condition of sports pitches in the capital but argues that more needs done to increase pitch availability…

Alison Johnstone MSP

Managing weeds

It’s time to get out of spraying weeds with herbicides, argues Alison Johnstone. Edinburgh City Council has just completed consultation on its Low Emission…

Cllr Steve Burgess

Tory Carbon myths

Tory claims about their performance on carbon emissions need to be taken with a pinch of salt argues Steve Burgess. Over the last few…

Lorna Slater

Vote for the Planet

Lorna Slater, Green candidate in the Leith Walk ward by-election, on why we need Greens in government at all levels.