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Greens to contest Taobh Siar agus Nis by-election

September 13th, 2015

Western Isles Greens are pleased to announce that they will be contesting a seat for the first time in the upcoming Taobh Siar agus Nis by-election. Local members have confirmed the selection of Lewis and Harris Greens co-convenor Gavin Macleod …

A9/A96 Connections Study (Link Road)

September 13th, 2015

In the light of the recent ‘meet the team’ A96 dualling exhibitions in Culloden and Nairn, Highlands and Islands Greens remain deeply concerned with Transport Scotland’s persistence with its proposals for a new A9-A96 ‘mad-mile’ link-road in East Inverness.

“Transport …

Greens to contest crucial Heldon and Laich by-election

August 23rd, 2015

Moray Greens are pleased to announce that they will be contesting the Heldon and Laich by-election being held on the 1st October.

The local membership has confirmed the selection of Moray Greens Convenor, James MacKessack-Leitch as the Scottish Green Party …

Greens to contest Aird and Loch Ness by-election

August 23rd, 2015

Highland Greens are pleased to announce that they will be contesting the Aird and Loch Ness by-election being held on the 8th October.

The local membership has confirmed the selection of Vikki Trelfer, who grew up near Drumnadrochit, as the …

It’s Time for a Greener, Fairer and More Democratic Orkney

July 18th, 2015

Fiona Morag Grahame the Scottish Green Party candidate in the West Mainland By Election has announced a range of measures which she believes will bring about a greener, fairer, more democratic Orkney. This week Fiona highlighted the work of Orkney’s …

Anti-Austerity march on 28th June

July 11th, 2015

On Sunday 28th June around 400 people gathered to march through Inverness town centre for an anti-austerity rally organised by RIC.

austerity march speech

Isla spoke on behalf of the H&I greens and this is what she said:

“We are experiencing severe and …

Lochaber Chamber of Commerce Hustings and a trip up the coast to Ullapool

May 3rd, 2015

I had a great trip to Lochaber and Ullapool. We had a Chamber of Commerce Hustings in Lochber High School which had nearly 200 people attending. The questions focused more on immigration and despite the overtly racist UKIP question which …

Skye and Kyle Churches Hustings

May 3rd, 2015

Etape Loch NessAnother trip to Skye, this time on the bus proved an interesting experience. There were lots of great people to meet along the way and I could sit back and enjoy the fantastic scenery or try and prepare myself for …

Environmental credentials

May 3rd, 2015

With only four more days until the election.  Things are getting a little quieter.  All the hustings are done, the leaflets are all delivered and all the street stalls are finished.  It allows me more time to knock on doors …

Feeding the austerity monster is starving the poor

April 26th, 2015
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Anne Thomas supports the foodbank

The outgoing government is trying to convince us that the economy is booming but it is a minority on good salaries who have seen their incomes increase. Too many in our society are experiencing

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