Local News

Cllr Nick Cook voices concern over Morningside Post Office

The Post Office Ltd have announced they are to consult on the franchising of the local Post Office on Morningside Road. Cllr Cook and Miles Briggs MSP have fought for assurances over quality of service for residents.

Inverleith Road Repairs Update

Cllr Iain Whyte is regularly contacted by Inverleith residents who are keen to see improvements to local roads and pavements.

Crossing to the Botanics

Cllr Iain Whyte is delighted to report that the Council is improving walking and cycle access to the Royal Botanic Gardens from Inverleith Park.

Edinburgh Conservatives oppose Council Tax hike

Edinburgh Council’s Conservative Group today set out proposals in an alternative budget that would maintain and improve key Council services whilst making a general Council Tax increase unnecessary.  Setting out the plan which he will propose at tomorrow’s Council Budget meeting Cllr Iain Whyte,

Briggs congratulates Lothian Buses’ Police Award.

Miles Briggs, Lothian Tory MSP, is congratulating Lothian Buses after it won the Policing Partner of the Year Award at the Scottish Police Excellence Awards.

Miles has lodged a Parliamentary motion congratulating the company on its achievement.

Speaking today Miles commented: