Gavin Corbett

Gavin Corbett is the Green councillor for Fountainbridge / Craiglockhart area. He is also canal champion for Edinburgh.You can follow him on Twitter @gavincorbett


A native of Cumnock in Ayrshire, Gavin has lived in the area for over 25 years, with his family. He founded Shandon Local Food Group in 2009 and was chair of the Parent Council of Craiglockhart Primary School between 2007 and 2011, at the same time starting up Edinburgh Parent Councils Network.

Gavin is also Policy Adviser for Shelter Scotland, where he has worked since 1993.  He maintains a small garden in which his attempts to grow food are pathetic but charming; and is a keen camper, hill-walker and cyclist.

Gavin’s contact details are

Phone 07718 666480

Twitter @gavincorbett

Write City Chambers, High Street, Edinburgh