Thursday, 7 February 2008

The Mad Hatters Tea Party

Green councillor Steve Burgess and the SNP's Colin Keir opposed many of the separate plans for the Old Town site, but Lib Dem convener Jim Lowrie spoke out in support of the scheme.The project will now progress to Scottish Ministers for a final decision.

Address for all councillors: The City of Edinburgh Council, City Chambers, High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1YJ


The following councillors were in favour

Jim Lowrie Planning Convener
Scottish Liberal Democrat
Ward 9 - Fountainbridge/Craiglockhart

Charles Dundas Caltongate in his ward
Scottish Liberal Democrat
Ward 11 - City Centre
Gary Peacock
Scottish Liberal Democrats
Ward 14 - Craigentinny/Duddingston

Marjorie Thomas
Scottish Liberal Democrat
Ward 13 - Leith

Elaine Morris
Liberal Democrat Party
Ward 4 - Forth

Joanna Mowat Caltongate in her ward
Scottish Conservative
Ward 11 - City Centre

Cameron Rose
Scottish Conservative
Ward 15 - Southside/Newington

Alastair Paisley
Scottish Conservative Party
Ward 2 - Pentland Hills

Eric Milligan
Scottish Labour Party
Ward 7 - Sighthill/Gorgie

Lesley Hinds
Scottish Labour Party
Ward 5 - Inverleith

Norma Hart
Scottish Labour Party
Ward 16 - Liberton/Gilmerton

Rob Munn
Scottish National Party
(SNP)Ward 13 - Leith

Stuart Roy McIvor
Scottish National Party (SNP)
Ward 5 - Inverleith