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Greens challenge Conservatives for spreading racial hatred

9th April 2021 | Comments Off on Greens challenge Conservatives for spreading racial hatred

Greens have today asked local Conservatives to withdraw a leaflet distributed in Hollingdean & Stanmer ward over ‘racial hatred’ displayed in leaflet. Brighton and Hove Green Party have hit out at local Conservatives, after leaflets have been distributed that spread ‘racial hatred’. It comes a week after the publication of the Sewell report on racism, […]

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Green Council formally supports ‘bill of rights’ for homeless campaign – leading the way on changing attitudes towards homeless people

26th March 2021 | Comments Off on Green Council formally supports ‘bill of rights’ for homeless campaign – leading the way on changing attitudes towards homeless people

Vital that all rough sleepers are treated with dignity and equality, say Greens Brighton & Hove City Council has become one of the first to formally adopt the homeless bill of rights as embodying the city’s aspirations for its treatment of homeless people. The ethos of a ‘bill of rights’ for homeless people – recognising […]

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Labour and Conservative Councillors work together to block job sharing, despite commitments to equalities

18th March 2021 | Comments Off on Labour and Conservative Councillors work together to block job sharing, despite commitments to equalities

Green Councillors have hit out at moves by Labour and Conservative Councillors to block improvements to job-sharing arrangements, despite previous agreement by all councillors. Green Councillors have today challenged the opposition parties’ commitment to equalities after they have proposed a joint amendment to today’s Policy and Resources Committee which seeks to block recommendations by the Independent […]

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Green Council to report on actions to improve safety and equality in the city following anti-harassment proposal agreed by all parties

18th March 2021 | Comments Off on Green Council to report on actions to improve safety and equality in the city following anti-harassment proposal agreed by all parties

Members of committee responsible for equalities and community safety to request public report to scale up action The committee responsible for equalities, community safety and planning policy is to report at its next meeting on issues and opportunities to improve safety in the city and continue work to address causes of gendered violence. The plans […]

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Green Council releases plan to halt effects of climate crisis by 2030

16th March 2021 | Comments Off on Green Council releases plan to halt effects of climate crisis by 2030

Brighton and Hove City Council will this week vote on approving the ‘2030 Carbon Neutral Programme’ at two key committees Brighton and Hove’s Green Council has released its plans to reach ‘Carbon Neutrality’ by 2030, following the conclusions of the city’s first Climate Assembly, which reported to councillors in January. The plan, which will be […]

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Brighton and Hove Green Party announces Eliza Wyatt as candidate for Patcham By-election

12th March 2021 | Comments Off on Brighton and Hove Green Party announces Eliza Wyatt as candidate for Patcham By-election

Brighton and Hove Green Party have today announced Eliza Wyatt as their candidate in the upcoming by-election in Patcham ward. Brighton and Hove City Council’s leading party, have today confirmed their candidate for the upcoming by-election in Patcham ward. It follows the announcement of Conservative Councillor Lee Wares’ resignation. Patcham ward is currently represented by […]

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“We will continue the fight for Moulsecoomb Primary,” say Green Councillors

4th March 2021 | Comments Off on “We will continue the fight for Moulsecoomb Primary,” say Green Councillors
Moulsecoomb Primary School

Brighton and Hove’s Green Council has pledged to continue fighting against the forced academisation of Moulsecoomb Primary Brighton and Hove’s Green Council has today reaffirmed its commitment to the Hands Off Moulsecoomb Primary Campaign, as news that three new academy sponsors are being considered. The campaign will relaunch with an online public meeting on Wednesday […]

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Brighton and Hove Green Party announces Zoë John as candidate for Hollingdean and Stanmer By-election

26th February 2021 | Comments Off on Brighton and Hove Green Party announces Zoë John as candidate for Hollingdean and Stanmer By-election

Brighton and Hove Green Party have today announced local resident  Zoë John as their candidate in the upcoming by-election in Hollingdean and Stanmer ward. Brighton and Hove City Council’s ruling party, have today confirmed their candidate for the upcoming by-election in Hollingdean and Stanmer ward. It follows the announcement of Labour Councillor Tracey Hill’s resignation. […]

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Greens secure backing for “a budget with recovery from crisis at its heart”

25th February 2021 | Comments Off on Greens secure backing for “a budget with recovery from crisis at its heart”

Brighton and Hove’s City Council has approved the ruling Green councillors’ budget for 2021-22 this evening (Thursday 25th February 2021). Brighton and Hove’s Green Council has approved its budget for 2021-22, featuring £27m investment into climate action, as well as new investments in equalities work, housing and homelessness and economic recovery. At the city’s budget […]

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Green plans to invest more than £27 million into climate action in Brighton & Hove

25th February 2021 | Comments Off on Green plans to invest more than £27 million into climate action in Brighton & Hove

Green plans to invest more than £27 million into climate action in Brighton & Hove The Green-led council in Brighton and Hove has put forward plans to commit to investing more than £27 million into climate action in the city to help improve the lives of residents and tackle climate change. [1] In the midst […]

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