Lib Dems persuade Edinburgh Councillors to back firework controls

Edinburgh councillors have unanimously backed a Liberal Democrat motion in favour of further restrictions on the sale and use of fireworks to in a bid to tackle the ‘misery’ being created in Edinburgh communities by firework misuse.

 

 

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Results in from the Edinburgh Liberal Democrats social care survey

In August and September Edinburgh Liberal Democrats carried out an online survey of the views and experiences that local people have of social care both at home and in nursing homes.  83% of respondents think the Scottish Government could have done more to protect care home residents in Edinburgh, where 58% of deaths where Covid-19 was mentioned on the death certificate were in care homes, during the first wave of the pandemic.

 

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Edinburgh Lib Dem candidates talk health, environment & cooperation

The Scottish Lib Dems' Spring 2020 Political Party Broadcast is out and features 3 of our 6 Edinburgh candidates in the 2021 Scottish Parliament elections talking about what matters to them. Watch the video on YouTube (2m 40s).

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Fairness for Edinburgh's university students

Everyone knew that the new university term was going to be the biggest movement of people since the virus started.

Students have been treated in a shabby way and let down. The Scottish Government must take immediate steps to tackle the problem. They need to keep people safe.

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Ed Davey: A fairer, greener, more caring country

Ed Davey is the new leader of the Liberal Democrats and he’s ready to spearhead the fight against this heartless and incompetent Conservative Government.

 

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Social Care Survey 2020: Your views wanted

The Scottish Liberal Democrats pioneered the policy of free personal and nursing care for the elderly in Scotland and recognise that we need to plan now for a fair, affordable and sustainable social care policy for the future.

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