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Edinburgh has joined a number of councils in England in saying no to controversial “LOBO” loans. Gavin Corbett explains.

Getting rid of LOBO loans

Edinburgh has joined a number of councils in England in saying no to controversial “LOBO” loans. Gavin Corbett explains.

Edinburgh can lead the way in reversing the rising tide in plastic says Alison Johnstone.

Plastic seas

Edinburgh can lead the way in reversing the rising tide in plastic says Alison Johnstone.

An exciting new renewable energy project at Edinburgh’s Saughton Park nods to the past and signposts the future, says 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

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Greens have selected their candidates for the Lothian list for the Holyrood election in May 2021. 

Greens publish Lothian candidate list for Holyrood 2021 elections

Greens have selected their candidates for the Lothian list for the Holyrood election in May 2021. 

A Tory councillor in Edinburgh has been told to look up his facts on climate breakdown.

Tory councillor schooled on climate breakdown

A Tory councillor in Edinburgh has been told to look up his facts on climate breakdown.

Green councillors have criticised a decision by the majority of Education Committee members today (16 August 2019) to limit school climate strikers to only one authorised absence a year.

Green councillors slam decision to restrict climate strikers to one event a year

Green councillors have criticised a decision by the majority of Education Committee members today (16 August 2019) to limit school climate strikers to only one authorised absence a year.

Adam, a young Golden Eagle named by Green MSP Andy Wightman, has disappeared in suspicious circumstances in Highland Perthshire, in an area managed for grouse shooting. 

Golden eagle named by Andy Wightman disappears

Adam, a young Golden Eagle named by Green MSP Andy Wightman, has disappeared in suspicious circumstances in Highland Perthshire, in an area managed for grouse shooting. 

Scottish Greens Parliamentary Co-Leader Alison Johnstone MSP will today (24 Jun) launch a consultation on her member’s bill to provide legal protections to foxes and hares.

Johnstone launches bill to protect wildlife

Scottish Greens Parliamentary Co-Leader Alison Johnstone MSP will today (24 Jun) launch a consultation on her member’s bill to provide legal protections to foxes and hares.

Scottish Green MSPs have voted to reject the Planning Bill after the SNP and Conservatives joined forces to drive through weak, centralising reforms.

Greens reject centralising Planning Bill after SNP-Tory stitch up

Scottish Green MSPs have voted to reject the Planning Bill after the SNP and Conservatives joined forces to drive through weak, centralising reforms.