Melanie Main was the Green Councillor for the ward from 2012-2022.
Melanie went to James Gillespies’ High and got her first taste of politics at EUSA (Edinburgh University Students Association). In a former life she ran ‘probably London’s most influential Comedy Club’.
Melanie shops local, is a founding member of Bruntsfield’s Community Greengrocer, ‘Dig-in’, and has become something of an expert in establishing Rights of Way. She lives locally with her husband, daughter and two cats.
Decisions on the future of care homes must put residents at their heart, says Councillor Melanie Main
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Green co-convenor Councillor Melanie Main tackles school re-opening, use of green spaces and lessons from France on transport.