Greens in Edinburgh have announced their candidate, Lorna Slater, for the Leith Walk council by-election on 11 April, saying that voters face a straight choice between a Green councillor who will stand up for the area versus SNP-Labour candidates who will be forced to toe the council line. Read more about Lorna and the campaign.
If you live in the ward, request a free window poster from us – just email email@example.com with your name and address.
You can read blogs from Lorna here and share them on social media.
Upcoming campaign action dates
Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 April
STREET STALLS: our hub for afternoon canvassing and Eve of Poll card deliveries:
Sat 6 and Sun 7 April, 1 pm – 4 pm, both days at the TARDIS (police box), Croall Pl., Leith Walk.
CANVASSING sessions will be running on Sun 7 April: meet 11.00 am outside 25 Montgomery St., EH7 5JU
Don’t worry if you haven’t been canvassing before – we can pair you up with a more experienced canvasser to show you the ropes.
Week beginning 8 April
We’ll be delivering Eve of Poll cards through as many letter boxes as possible during the last few days – can you help? Email us firstname.lastname@example.org so we can arrange to get a bundle of cards to you.
Thursday 11 April – voting day!
Can you help deliver and set up A-boards outside polling stations? Be a “Green Presence” outside polling stations in the ward? Help with voter “knock up”? Please email us for details! email@example.com.
Thank you for supporting Lorna! All your help is very much appreciated.