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Archive : Eleanor Scott Press Releases 2006


November

Projects Tackling Health Inequalities Face Financial Meltdown
— Inverness project under threat
— 9 November 2006

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October

Green MSP Presses Minister on Need To Improve Inverness/Aberdeen Rail Line
— 27 October 2006
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Green MSP Urges Local Producers, Retailers and Consumers To Have Their Say on Supermarkets
— 26 October 2006
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Green MSP Praises Highland Youth Work Project
— but warns of dangers of children being criminalised
— 26 October 2006

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Greens Unveil MSP Candidates For Highlands & Islands
— 25 October 2006
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North & Islands Physio Students Lobby MSPs as Over 28,000 Patients Await Treatment
— fears that unemployed therapists will abandon profession for good
— 25 October 2006

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Marine Park Consultation Starts — Highlands & Islands MSP Comment
— 11 October 2006
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Highlands & Islands MSP Backs School Food4Thought Campaign
— 5 October 2006
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Green MSP Urges Councils To Adopt Zero Waste Policy
— increase in recycling welcomed
— 5 October 2006

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September

Green MSP Presses Case for Fair Isle Marine Park
— 28 September 2006
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Crofting Bill: Greens Welcome Moves for New Crofts
— 27 September 2006
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Long Walk For Peace: Highlands & Islands MSP Welcomes Campaigners to Parliament
— 19 September 2006
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Highlands & Islands MSP Appeals for Passport Renewal Before Big Brother System Starts
— local anti-ID card groups needed across Scotland
— 19 September 2006

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Greens’ Co-Leader Tours Golspie Recycling Project
— 18 September 2006
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Highlands & Islands MSP: Local Food Central to Good Health
— sourcing problems highlighted in Parliament debate
— 15 September 2006

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Green Highlands & Islands MSP: Cash for Greener Schools Welcome but Grants for PPP New Builds Must Be Introduced
— 8 September 2006
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August

Beauly/Denny Line Public Inquiry: Highlands & Islands MSP Comment
— 30 August 2006
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Green MSP Calls For Imaginative Heating Solutions For New Highland Schools
— schools should not have to cut back on resources to pay heating bills
— 14 August 2006

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Dounreay: Fine and Legal Threat Confirms Need to Say No to New Nuclear Power Stations
— 10 August 2006
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‘Playday 2006’: Green MSP Encourages People in Highlands & Islands
To Make Use Of Parliament Crèche
— 4 August 2006
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Concern Over Use of Kinloss for Middle East Bomb Flights
— 2 August 2006
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July

Nuclear Waste Advice: No ‘Solution’,
More Research Needed, Deep Geological Storage ‘Uncertain’ ...
Greens Say Executive Parties Must Come Clean on Rejecting New Nuclear Power Stations
— 31 July 2006

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Dodgy Prime Minister Set to Publish Pro-Nuke Dodgy Dossier
— Blair and Brown irresponsibility will be fought tooth and nail in Scotland
— 10 July 2006

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June

Flow Country Protection of Global Importance
— 29 June 2006
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Asda has Unfair Advantage over Community of Thurso
— 28 June 2006
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Dual the Rail Line not the Road
— 21 June 2006
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MSPs Hear Concerns On Radiation And Leukaemia:
Greens Urge Precaution On Grid Upgrade
— 21 June 2006
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Greens Bring Ground-Breaking PURE Car Project To Parliament
— local communities are key to Scotland’s energy future
— 20 June 2006

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Green MSP Pushes for More Public Say on Incinerators, Toxic Waste Dumps, Landfills and Roads
— map reveals potential Highlands & Islands sites
— 15 June 2006

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Bombing the Geopark is a Disgrace
— 14 June 2006
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Renewables Targets: Highlands and Islands Has the Potential
— Can Executive Provide the Leadership?
— 13 June 2006
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Free Sakchai! Greens Back Shetland Social Justice Campaign
— 13 June 2006
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Green MSP Backs Housing on Forestry Land
— Scott calls for renewable energy in new homes and forest crofts
— 12 June 2006

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Greens Back Arran Plans for “No Take Zone” to Protect Marine Environment
— 8 June 2006
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MSP Urges Highlands & Islands Consumers And Producers To Have Their Say On Supermarkets
— Greens urge Executive to stand up for Scottish producers
— 1 June 2006

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May

Greens On Animal Bill: Tail-Docking Ban Will Prevent Needless Suffering
— science must guide bill
— 31 May 2006

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Forestry Targets Lack Ambition Says Green MSP
— 30 May 2006
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Renewables Strategy: Executive Cash Still Pitiful Compared to Rest of UK
— 24 May 2006
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Asda Not the Kind of Tesco Competition We Need
— More superstores is not the answer to Tesco’s domination of Inverness retail sector
— 24 May 2006

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Green MSP Calls for Eigg Model to Roll Out Across Highlands and Islands
— 19 May 2006
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Asbestos Bill Welcomed by Green MSP
— 19 May 2006
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Greens: Planning Bill to Pave The Way for New Nuclear Power Stations?
— 18 May 2006
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Green MSP Welcomes Investigation into Supermarkets
— First Step Towards Saving High Streets
— 10 May 2006
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Green MSP Vows To Oppose Local Incinerator Plans
— Highland and Moray councils “prefer” incineration
— 8 May 2006

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Executive Urged to Give More Support to Community Woods
— Green MSP highlights social, economic and environmental benefits of community woodlands such as Culag Community Woodland Trust
— 4 May 2006

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Highlands & Islands MSP Renews Call Not to Add to Deadly Nuclear Waste Mountain
— Greens in parliament highlight failure to handle Dounreay’s legacy
— 4 May 2006

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Highlands & Islands MSP Urges Ministers to End Energy Grants Uncertainty
— 2 May 2006
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April

McConnell Must Do a Lot More on Marine Energy Say Greens
— 24 April 2006
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Real Nappy Week: Green MSP Highlights Local Events to Help Babies Join Battle Against Waste
— 19 April 2006
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March

PPP Schools in Highlands: Green MSP Highlights Need for Biomass in New Buildings
— 30 March 2006
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Green MSP: HIE Changes Will Hinder Highlands & Islands Development
— 30 March 2006
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Green MSP Welcomes Growing Support for Biomass
— 29 March 2006
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Record Climate Change Pollution:
Executive Failure Verges On “Criminal Negligence”
— 15 March 2006
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Raigmore Hospital and Mcdonalds Vouchers
— Green Highland & Islands MSP Comment
— 8 March 2006

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Nuclear Rejected by Experts and The Public:
Highlands and Islands MSP Urges Ministers to Deliver on Renewables
— 7 March 2006
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Crofting Bill Launched — Green Comment
— 3 March 2006
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Green MSP Slams Military Exercise off Cape Wrath
— UNESCO Geopark to be Used up to Three Times Each Year
— 2 March 2006

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Green MSP Voices Concern Over Proposed Highlands and Islands Enterprise Review
— 2 March 2006
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February

Clone Town Britain Report:
Pressure Builds for Fairer Trading and Regulation of Supermarkets
— 15 February 2006
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Eleanor Scott Cries Foul Over Minch Omission in New Marine ‘High Risk’ Areas
— 14 February 2006
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Rendition Flights: Lord Advocate Ducks, Dives and Dodges Questions
— Highlands & Islands MSP Pledges to Continue Campaign
— 9 February 2006

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Green MSP Calls for Range of Rural Care Options for Frail and Elderly
— residential and respite care must be included
— 8 February 2006

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Green MSP Urges Highland & Island Councils
To Boost Recycling and Minimise Waste
— 8 February 2006
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Green MSP Backs Scottish Energy Advice Week
— Constituents urged to pledge to save 20% of their energy
— 3 February 2006

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Childhood Obesity: Quality Food and Open Spaces Are Key
— Highland Council to make massive cuts to PE teachers
— 2 February 2006

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Human Tissue Bill: Highlands & Islands MSP Proposes
Organ Donation Law Change To Save More Lives
— 2 February 2006
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Green MSP Backs Fair Isle Bid for First Marine National Park
— 1 February 2006
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January

Greens Quiz Minister Over Loss
of Shetland Planning Right of Appeal
— 30 January 2006
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Call for Rejection of Plans for Asda in Thurso
— another Highland town targeted by supermarkets
— 25 January 2006

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Green MSP Challenges Lack of Joined-Up Government on Health
— 20 January 2006
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Greens Disappointed that MSPs Across Parties
Back More Pollution and More Climate Change
— 19 January 2006
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Green MSP: Fourth Tesco Will Devastate Inverness Town Centre
— support pledged to community council
— 17 January 2006

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Call for Rejection of Plan to Build 4th Tesco in Inverness
— 11 January 2006
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Call for Early Warning System on Anniversary of Uist Tragedy
— 11 January 2006
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