Leith Walk

Leith Walk ward includes Leith Walk and neigbourhoods around Easter Road, Pilrig, Canonmills and Bonnington.

Your Green councillor

Susan Rae, Green councillor for Leith Walk ward, was elected in May 2017.  She serves as the Green’s housing spokesperson on the City of Edinburgh Council.

A founder of Inchkeith Residents Association/Community Allotments, Susan has worked with CEC’s Tenant’s Advisory Group, is a Director of SCVO Credit Union and a Stonewall Ally.

An activist and feminist with a record of campaigning on local, national and international issues, Susan has campaigned with Women’s Aid, Women 50/50, Edinburgh Toys for Gaza and Edinburgh Anti-Cuts groups fighting fuel poverty, poll tax, bedroom tax, council cuts and austerity.

You can stay in touch with Susan via Twitter, Facebook or susan.rae@scottishgreens.org.uk


Your local Green team

Get involved: The Leith & Leith Walk sub branch meets on the second Thursday of every month. We welcome new members and supporters who want to see a fairer, greener Leith. Click here for details of our next meeting.

You don’t have to attend meetings to be involved. Can you help deliver printed materials in your area? Would you like to join one of our campaigns, or help with fundraising? We’d love to hear from you – please get in touch!


Contact us

Email us at leith.leithwalk@scottishgreens.org.uk

Follow the Leith & Leith Walk team, Greens Persevere, on Twitter


Volunteer, join, donate

We’re always looking for volunteers to help us make Edinburgh a Greener and fairer city. If you’d like to get involved in our campaigns locally, please email leith.leithwalk@scottishgreens.org.uk. If you’d like to volunteer more widely in the city, click here for more information.

You don’t have to be a Green Party member to get active with the local group, but of course we would urge all our supporters to consider joining. To join the Scottish Green Party, click here.

We always need help with funds for campaigning. Please donate if you can; or if you have a fundraising idea, email us.


Download the Leith Walk Autumn 2018 newsletter (PDF)