Council elections 2017 – Craigentinny/Duddingston

Download [4.93 MB] The current councillors for the Craigentinny/Duddingston Ward are Joan Griffiths – Scottish Labour Party Stefan Tymkewycz – Scottish National Party (SNP) Alex Lunn – Scottish National Party (SNP) The ward will be a four member ward from May 2017, and Stefan Tymkewycz is retiring from local politics at this More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Council elections 2017 – Almond Ward – Ward 1

The current councillors for the Almond Ward are SNP Councillor Norman Work who is also the Carers’ Champion, Cllr Alastair Shields began as a LibDem councillor but then resigned from the party and now sits More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Edinburgh International Science Festival – Edinburgh Award for Professor Peter Piot

Professor Peter Piot received the Edinburgh Medal from City of EdinburghÕs Lord Provost, the Rt. Hon. Donald Wilson Professor Peter Piot has been awarded the prestigious Edinburgh Medal for his joint work into More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, April 10th, 2017
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Register now to vote in the council elections – reminder to 16 & 17 year olds

Lauren Bonnar 15 from Holy Rood High School reminding young people to register to vote Registration to vote in the council elections closes on 17 April 2017. A voter registration event was held recently at Holy More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
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Council elections 2017 – Callum Laidlaw – Portobello and Craigmillar

Callum Laidlaw is the Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party candidate for Portobello and Craigmillar Ward.   Biography: Born and raised Edinburgh. Son of a teacher and small business owner. Studied International More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
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COUNCIL ELECTIONS 2017 – Labour candidates

There are 23 Edinburgh Labour candidates standing at the 2017 council elections on 4 May, 12 of whom are women.   MAUREEN CHILD – LABOUR CANDIDATE FOR WARD 17 – PORTOBELLO/CRAIGMILLAR Maureen started as More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
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Council Elections 2017 – SNP candidates

There are 26 SNP candidates standing at the 2017 council elections on 4 May, 9 of whom are women. NORMAN WORK – SNP CANDIDATE FOR WARD 1 – ALMOND For ten years Norman has had the pleasure of representing the More...

By Matthew Farnham On Thursday, March 30th, 2017
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Art Meets Science as the Edinburgh International Science Festival returns

On 1 April the Edinburgh International Science Festival returns to the city. The event will see 250 speakers and 270 events across 29 venues, promising the most spectacular SCeince Festival to date. Edinburgh More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, March 30th, 2017
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Last petition handed in to the council’s Petitions Committee handed in today

Councillor Chas Booth the Convener of the Petitions Committee was at the City Chambers yesterday to meet the organisations behind what will be the last petition to this administration. Over the years there have More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
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List of candidates for Council Elections 2017

Council elections will be held across Scotland on 4 May 2017. These are the candidates for The City of Edinburgh Council who had registered as at 4.00pm on 29 March 2017.  Andrew Kerr, Chief Executive of More...