NICK CLEGG HIGHLIGHTS POTENTIAL of SOCIAL ENTERPRISE in BIKE STATION VISIT

Posted: 01 April 2010, in Press Release

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg joined Lib Dem candidate Fred Mackintosh in Edinburgh South today to visit the Bike Station social enterprise which specialises in refurbishing used and damaged bicycles.

The visit highlighted the potential of social enterprise in building a more sustainable, green future for Edinburgh’s economy.

 

Commenting Nick Clegg MP said:

 

It was a real privilege to visit the Bike Station today and to see first hand the incredible potential of Social Enterprise to revitalise our economy.

 

Liberal Democrats want to build a new, sustainable, green economy for Britain, driven by businesses and social enterprises like the Bike Station which not only promote green values but generate jobs and opportunities for local people to get involved.”