The SNP in Fife have announced that their candidate for East Neuk & Landward in May’s council elections will be Alycia Hayes. Alycia was a professional opera singer for 18 years, working in Paris, London and the USA before returning to Scotland to start a family and become more involved in Scottish politics. She continues […]
Rhuaraidh Fleming is your SNP candidate for the Scottish Parliament elections on May 6th Rhuaraidh has spent the last decade working and fighting for the people of North East Fife. He knows the land, the communities, and the challenges it faces. He will put that experience to good use as your MSP, to make North […]
In this talk Lesley takes us through her adventures in Norway and the meaning of ‘Hytte’ (huts) for Norwegian citizens. These simple wooden buildings are in fact a lifestyle across all countries on the same latitude as Scotland, offering citizens of Russia, Canada and Scandinavia access to their land and a retreat from the modern world – a connection back to nature. So are wee wooden huts a solution to transforming our health, happiness and democracy ? Seems simple ? but this type of low impact weekend retreat would offer Scots the opportunity of low cost leisure time. Is it not time to reconnect Scotland’s people with nature in a way that it is not the sole preserve of the wealthy and doesn’t rob locals of existing housing stock?
Councillors agreed at the North East Fife Area Committee on 2nd September to support a change of intended purpose for the Mayview site in order to develop the Anstruther Care Village; as well supporting the Council’s intention to redevelop the Ladywalk site to build a minimum of 20 new council houses following the demolition of the existing care home.
Interesting read on the implications of the UKIM bill. United Kingdom Internal Market Bill: Implications for Devolution by Professor Michael Dougan, University of Liverpool, School of Law and Social justice. The fact our laws are different is a major concern for Boris and his chums. The GRAB is obvious !! Link to PDF below
Analysis from the Centre for Constitutional change on the UK internal Market as proposed by the Westminster government, know to us as the Westminster power grab !