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Skye and Strathpeffer

April 22nd, 2015

It’s been an interesting week, with a trip to Skye for a Greens meeting organised by their newly formed local group and some canvassing in Uig and Portree. I stayed in a member’s summer house with stunning sea views. The …

This week in INBS. Only 3 weeks to go!

April 17th, 2015

Isla-OReilly-A4-2-sided-Newsletter-Spring-2015-Outlines-3mm-bleed-06_Artboard Page 2Isla-OReilly-A4-2-sided-Newsletter-Spring-2015-Outlines-3mm-bleed-06_Artboard Page 1With only 3 weeks to go until election day things are really starting to get busy.

I spent the beginning of this week exploring the beautiful Moray coast in our caravan with my family.  On Tuesday morning I came back …

Caol Hustings and Dingwall Women's aid hustings

April 17th, 2015
Dingwall Women's aid hustings 15.4.15

Dingwall Women’s aid hustings

The meeting in Caol, Lochaber was full to overflowing with an estimated 170 people and standing room only. It was organised by four community councils and there had not been one for many years. The turn …

Farmers Questions

April 12th, 2015


The main Green event this week for me was the NFUS Hustins at Dingwall Auction Mart.

My six minute speech was re-written multiple times till eventually there was no time left for any more edits and I had to face …

This week in INBS

April 10th, 2015

isla lambingIt’s been another busy week for our Westminster campaign.

My three bairns are on their Easter holidays so came with me to the Badenoch and Strathspey Conservation Group hustings in Aviemore last Friday.  They were very well behaved apart from …

Moray: Newsletters Arrive, Crowdfunder Launches, Nomination Papers Delivered!

April 7th, 2015

Two big things have happened in the last week in the Green campaign for Moray – our Election Special Newsletters have arrived, and our crowdfunder has been launched!

The newsletter sets out our key priorities for the election – economics, public …

Anne's Easter Blog

April 6th, 2015

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It was Good Friday and I set off for Fort William for a public meeting organised by Lochaber Greens a group which was only set up in January. I thought the bus ride would give me a bit of time …

Help Turn the Highlands Green in 2015

April 2nd, 2015

Over the past year the Green parties across the UK have seen an unprecedented growth in membership.

2015 is going to be a big year for the Scottish Greens, and building on this public enthusiasm, in the Highalands and Islands …

This week in INBS

April 2nd, 2015

It’s been a busy time on the campaign trail this week.

Monday saw the start of the official campaign period and the Scottish Greens were first out of the blocks, launching their manifesto in Edinburgh at 10am.

SGP RailwaysYou can read the full manifesto here

Lochaber Greens - public meeting

March 31st, 2015

Poster Lochaber Greens Public Meeting 3 April 2015 copy

Lochaber Greens present an evening of discussion with:

Anne Thomas, Scottish Green Party candidate for Ross, Skye & Lochaber

John Hutchison, from Community Land Scotland

John Finnie, Independent MSP for Highlands & Islands

Friday 3 April, 7-9pm at the Caol …

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