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Decisions by the UK Government to freeze housing benefit for private tenants fail Edinburgh says Susan Rae.

Bridging the housing benefit chasm

Decisions by the UK Government to freeze housing benefit for private tenants fail Edinburgh says Susan Rae.

Gavin Corbett highlights five lessons from a morning on the street cleaning barrow cart.

Barrow boy!

Gavin Corbett highlights five lessons from a morning on the street cleaning barrow cart.

Edinburgh’s Green group of councillors has two new co-convenors Mary Campbell and Chas Booth. Here they set out the green challenges facing the city their ambitions for the years ahead.

One Planet Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s Green group of councillors has two new co-convenors Mary Campbell and Chas Booth. Here they set out the green challenges facing the city their ambitions for the years ahead.

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Green councillors are seeking public support for Edinburgh City Council to be given the powers to introduce a transient visitor levy or “tourist tax”.

Green councillors launch petition for “tourist tax” powers

Green councillors are seeking public support for Edinburgh City Council to be given the powers to introduce a transient visitor levy or “tourist tax”.

It’s all change for Green councillors this week as the 8-strong group introduces new faces at the helm for the next year. Longstanding group convenor Steve Burgess and co-convenor Melanie […]

New co-convenors for Green councillors group in Edinburgh

It’s all change for Green councillors this week as the 8-strong group introduces new faces at the helm for the next year. Longstanding group convenor Steve Burgess and co-convenor Melanie […]

Scotland’s capital is being denied “normal European city” status due to Scottish Government inaction on visitor levies, according to Scottish Greens local government spokesperson Andy Wightman MSP.

Edinburgh Visitor Levy: Wightman Challenges FM

Scotland’s capital is being denied “normal European city” status due to Scottish Government inaction on visitor levies, according to Scottish Greens local government spokesperson Andy Wightman MSP.