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  Scottish Green
Last EditedRalphie - March 04, 2007 06:05pm
DescriptionThe Scottish Green Party was formed (as the Scottish Ecology Party) in 1979. In these early years it was part of the UK wide Ecology Party,which had been formed in 1974. In 1986 the Ecology Party became the Green Party.

Throughout the 1980s the Scottish Party developed its own campaigns and policy programme, culminating in the landmark programme and vision, "Towards a Green Scotland" in 1990. In the late 1980s the Scottish Green Party also began to have a marked impact in elections. This reached an early peak in the 1989 European elections, where the party achieved 7.5% over all of Scotland and over 10% in Lothian. Only the UK's adherence to first-past-the-post voting prevented Scottish Green MEPs joining other Green MEPs in the European Parliament.

In 1990 the Scottish Green Party became a separate party from the party in England and Wales (Northern Ireland also took this route later). The separation was entirely amicable, as part of the green commitment to
decentralisation and we still share campaigns and ideas as part of the Green islands network.

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05/06/2021 Scottish Parliament - Regional Vote Scottish Green Party ???
05/06/2021 Scottish Parliament - Edinburgh Central Scottish Green Party ???
05/06/2021 Scottish First Minister Patrick Harvie ???
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Edinburgh West Elaine Gunn Lost 1.88% (-38.03%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Linlithgow & Falkirk East Gillian MacKay Lost 2.05% (-42.18%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Aberdeen North Guy Ingerson Lost 2.35% (-51.65%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch, & Strathspey Ariane Claire Burgess Lost 3.12% (-44.77%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Ayrshire North & Arran David John Nairn Lost 2.31% (-46.23%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Glasgow North Cass MacGregor Lost 3.61% (-43.31%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Dunfermline & West Fife Mags Hall Lost 2.35% (-42.01%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Airdrie & Shotts Rosemary McGowan Lost 1.72% (-43.36%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Edinburgh North & Leith Steve Burgess Lost 3.32% (-40.36%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Glasgow South Dan Hutchison Lost 2.64% (-45.48%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Kirkcaldy & Cowdenbeath Scott Rutherford Lost 3.46% (-31.78%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Coatbridge, Chryston, & Bellshill Patrick McAleer Lost 1.68% (-45.36%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Stirling Bryan Quinn Lost 1.79% (-49.32%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - East Kilbride, Strathaven, & Lesmahagow Erica Bradley-Young Lost 2.05% (-44.30%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Edinburgh East Claire Miller Lost 4.32% (-44.13%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Dunbartonshire West Peter Connolly Lost 1.92% (-47.69%)
12/12/2019 UK Parliament - Livingston Cameron Glasgow Lost 2.60% (-44.32%)