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I am a young green living in Edinburgh, and I am fed up of plastic. I am not the only one. Cllr Burgess and I have been looking at plastic […]

Single-use plastics

I am a young green living in Edinburgh, and I am fed up of plastic. I am not the only one. Cllr Burgess and I have been looking at plastic […]

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.

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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.