Greens launch land tax plans: fairer, more sustainable.

Fri 8 Apr, 2011

For immediate release 8 April 2011

The Scottish Greens today set out the detail of the party's proposals to replace both Council Tax and Uniform Business Rates with a Land Value Tax from 2012 at an event at the Renfrew Ferry. At the rates proposed by the party, this move would bring in

Salmond bridge stunt simply unbelievable

Thu 7 Apr, 2011

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Today's announcement by the SNP that questionable reductions in the overall cost of the unnecessary additional Forth Bridge would be used to fund a giveaway were treated with derision by the Scottish Greens, who argue that Ministers should instead fix the existing bridge for a fraction of the cost.

Patrick Harvie said:

World Health Day: Scotland has much still to do

Thu 7 Apr, 2011

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Greens: Labour plans "unrealistic and doomed to failure"

Wed 6 Apr, 2011

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Snaring into the abyss?

comms Wed 6 Apr, 2011

So Brian May, rock guitarist and animal rights activist, says "the only ray of hope [for a ban on snaring] would be the Scottish Labour Party".

Lib Dem campaign "dead in the water"

Tue 5 Apr, 2011

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Today's plan from the Scottish Liberal Democrats to resell Scottish Water's debt to fund a one-off set of spending plans is pure fantasy, Greens said. The move would see additional bonds sold to refinance an existing

800 people download Greens' membership offer to Lib Dems

Tue 5 Apr, 2011

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Tories: still nothing to say on this election's key issues

Mon 4 Apr, 2011

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Snaring: Labour weak on wildlife issues

Mon 4 Apr, 2011

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David Shrigley backs the Greens

Sun 3 Apr, 2011

For immediate release 3 April 2011

The Scottish Greens today revealed that Glasgow-based artist David Shrigley is backing the party in May's Scottish election, and he has also produced two t-shirt designs to promote the party.

David Shrigley said: