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"OIC Cease Investing in Rolls Royce" Urge Greens

The Orkney group of the Scottish Green Party  are urging Orkney Islands Council to cease investment in Rolls Royce immediately as part of their campaign for the Council to initiate a socially responsible investment policy. 310 more words


Todd Condemns McArthur for Voting Against Fair Ferry Fares

Local SNP MSP Maree Todd has condemned the actions of Liam McArthur LibDem MSP for voting against investment in communities in Orkney which included the reduction of ferry fares. 246 more words


Steve Sankey:More Transparency and a Culture Change Needed in OIC

Two Green prospective candidates in the forthcoming OIC election on 4 May were recently presented with a dilemma: to stand as Independents, or as candidates of the Scottish Green Party. 529 more words


John Finnie MSP: Local Democracy

Greens believe in local democracy, but this is meaningless without empowered local communities.

That is why we focused on ensuring fairer funding for local government in the recent budget negotiations. 485 more words


Worries for Small and Middle Businesses as CETA Reaches Final Stages

The Scottish Greens have reacted angrily to the vote in the EU parliament on Wednesday 15th February which backed a free trade agreement with Canada, CETA. 330 more words


Steve Sankey: OIC Local Elections

As Co-convenor of the Orkney Greens, I’m pleased to be able to write a short piece for the Orkney News. I thought it appropriate to look ahead to May’s OIC elections, and give you a taste of what the Greens will be prioritising locally. 471 more words


An avalanche of steel snowflakes

This is the speech Susan Rae, the Scottish Green Party’s candidate for the Leith Walk ward in the May 2017 council elections, gave at the… 837 more words

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