Edinburgh

Edinburgh Anti-Cuts Alliance meeting

28/11/2013 18:30

Next meeting; 6.30pm Thursday 28th November 2013
                      St. Augustine's Church, 41 George IV Bridge
Edinburgh Anti-Cuts Alliance (EACA) seeks to bring Edinburgh's local
anti-cuts groups together with trade unions, service-users' groups and

ACE next screening

01/12/2013 18:30

The third screening of ACE Cinema will be ''Private fears in public places'' (Coeurs) (Alain Resnais, 2006) in ACE on Sunday 1st December, 18.30. Free entry. ACE, 17 West Montgomery Place, Edinburgh, EH7 5HA

 

Check the poster for programme. Hope to see you there!

16 Days of Action against Gender Violence - Talk, Vintage Clothes Swap and Big Prize Auction

05/12/2013 19:00

The Counting House, 36 West Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh EH8 9DD, UK

Report from our second AGM:inspiration from the past and optimism for the future

A soggy Sunday afternoon saw Edinburgh Private Tenants Action Group’s second annual general meeting, which took place at the Macdonald Road library in Leith. The AGM was kicked off by an inspiring video message from Wade Rathke, chief organiser for Acorn International, which EPTAG is affiliated to.

First action in Glasgow

Today’s action marks another important milestone on EPTAG’s long-term journey to improve private tenancy rights in Scotland. In the first move to reach out to other cities in Scotland EPTAG members and local private tenants met up today to kick-off a campaign against a letting agency in Glasgow.

Payday loan debt increasing problem for Leithers on the breadline

Protest against Dunpark Letting Agency on 19th November

EPTAG is staging a protest against Dunpark Letting Agency to support student Rosie K to claim back her illegally charged fees. Although she was issued a decree by the Small Claims Court Dunpark Letting Agency refuses to pay up.

Lothian Anti Bedroom Tax Federation Meeting this Saturday

10am Saturday 16th November 2013 Out of the Blue, 36 Dalmeny Street, Leith All welcome

PUBLIC MEETING – Edinburgh Council cuts £36m. What are the alternatives?

7pm Friday 22nd November 2013     -     Meadowbank Sports Centre The City of Edinburgh Council plans budget cuts of £36 million next year How will this affect us? Fewer jobs for young people? Fewer services? Increased charges? Cuts to jobs? More … Continue reading

Lothian Anti-Bedroom Tax Federation response to Edinburgh Council on DHPs

On the 1st October Lothian Anti-Bedroom Tax Federation presented Edinburgh Council with a list of improvements they should make to their Discretionary Housing Payment (DHP) scheme. This week the Council responded, failing to agree to the majority of the requests. … Continue reading