Upcoming Elections

This page is not done – it’s just got some random stuff on it I was trying out

I suggest some header information about the elections we are involved and some static information about the candidates who have been selected. Maybe links to pages where posts relating to each individual election are shown?

Check out https://www.edinburghgreens.org.uk/elections/ to see their sub menu items consider if these are required too

Candidates Announced!!

The Scottish Greens are proud to confirm its South Lanarkshire candidates for the upcoming council elections on May 5. The party will be standing in 14 of South Lanarkshire’s wards. The selected candidates are as follows: Clydesdale West – Neil BartonClydesdale East – Claire WatsonClydesdale South – Ann McGuinnessAvondale and Stonehouse – Erica Bradley-YoungEK South…

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South Lanarkshire Council removal of play park ‘unlawful’

South Lanarkshire Council acted unlawfully when it removed Hazelhead Play Park. They should have applied for planning permission to make this material change to land. When they acted without consultation, they also ignored their own planning guidance which states that communities should be involved in the management of their open spaces. These are the conclusions…

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Green MSP Gillian Mackay takes Space to Play Campaign to Parliament

A South Lanarkshire campaign group is calling on the Council to recognise the importance of play for children’s’ wellbeing and to take action to improve play opportunities in local communities.  The Space to Play campaign is asking South Lanarkshire Council to prepare a play strategy, to open up Multi Use Games Areas (MUGA)  out-with school hours…

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Kirsten in action

The photo montage in the East Kilbride East Winter 2022 newsletter shows examples of Kirsten Robb, local council candidate, in action, working in the ward where she lives. The images are as follows (from top left to top right and bottom left to bottom right) 1. September 2021: Kirsten Robb and the local community enjoy…

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