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Lothian Children’s Mental Health Neglected in Year of the Young Person

Miles Briggs MSP has said that young people, in Lothian,  are being failed in mental health support in what is 2018 Year of the Young Person.


Year of the Young person is a Scottish Government initiative that is designed to celebrate young people and hear their voices.


SW Edinburgh schools saved from closure

Since late November, the communities across Pentland Hills Ward have been in limbo, waiting for the SNP and Labour administration to decide on the future of secondary schooling in our area.

Tram case should terminate here

Following recent Edinburgh Council ‘public consultation’ events on the tram extension, Edinburgh Conservative Transport Spokesman Cllr Nick Cook wrote for the Edinburgh Evening News:

Double Budget Blow for Edinburgh Residents

Edinburgh CC Conservative Group Finance spokesman Cllr Graham Hutchison gives his thoughts on the recent budget presented by the SNP-Labour administration: