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Greens condemn lack of consultation with community as colossal council budget cuts loom

30th January 2024 | Comments Off on Greens condemn lack of consultation with community as colossal council budget cuts loom
Cuts shrouded in secrecy

Cuts have been ‘shrouded in secrecy’ with public left in dark over future of services Decisions that will affect the services and jobs that hundreds of people in the city […]

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Greens demand lessons learned by council over school and early years closures as further Labour cuts loom large  

26th January 2024 | Comments Off on Greens demand lessons learned by council over school and early years closures as further Labour cuts loom large  

Green councillors are demanding Brighton & Hove City Council learns lessons from the recent “insincere” consultations carried out ahead of Labour’s decision to close two schools and a much-loved nursery […]

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Brighton loses a third of social homes to ‘Right to Buy’

25th January 2024 | Comments Off on Brighton loses a third of social homes to ‘Right to Buy’
Third of Brighton social housing lost to Right to Buy - let's buy it back

Siân says let’s buy back New data from Siân Berry, Green MP candidate for Brighton Pavilion constituency, published in the Argus newspaper has revealed that almost a third (32.9%) of […]

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Labour reject call for pesticide ‘opt-out’ scheme that would give residents a say over street glyphosate sprays

23rd January 2024 | Comments Off on Labour reject call for pesticide ‘opt-out’ scheme that would give residents a say over street glyphosate sprays
Labour reject opt-out from glyphosate weedkiller spray

Labour must not impose glyphosate spraying on residents who do not want this chemical being used on the street where they live Labour councillors on Brighton & Hove City Council’s […]

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Dismay as Labour councillors vote against plan to save Bartholomew’s School and Bright Start Nursery from immediate closure

23rd January 2024 | Comments Off on Dismay as Labour councillors vote against plan to save Bartholomew’s School and Bright Start Nursery from immediate closure
Dismay over Brighton Labour council's decsion to close school and nursery

Labour councillors reject alternative proposal to merge sites A last-ditch proposal to explore alternatives to save Bright Start nursery and St Bartholomew’s School from closure has been rejected by Labour […]

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Greens call out Labour councillors for signing national charity’s pesticide pledge as Labour propose return of toxic weedkiller spray   

17th January 2024 | Comments Off on Greens call out Labour councillors for signing national charity’s pesticide pledge as Labour propose return of toxic weedkiller spray   
Toxix weedkiller hypocrisy Labour pledge

Nine Labour Councillors, Cllrs Robinson, Williams, Fowler, Evans, Grimshaw, Miller, O’Quinn, Wilkinson and Alexander are signatories to Pesticide Action Network UK’s pesticide pledge Nine Labour Councillors, Cllrs Robinson, Williams, Fowler, […]

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Green councillors urge city council to support local communities affected by the Israel – Gaza conflict

6th December 2023 | Comments Off on Green councillors urge city council to support local communities affected by the Israel – Gaza conflict

  Green city councillors call on Brighton & Hove City Council to offer support to those affected by the violent events in Israel and in Palestine, ahead of a meeting […]

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Brighton Green councillors’ statement on resignation of longstanding Labour Councillor Les Hamilton

23rd November 2023 | Comments Off on Brighton Green councillors’ statement on resignation of longstanding Labour Councillor Les Hamilton
Green councillors' statement on resignation of Councillor Les Hamilton

The Green Group of Councillors on Brighton & Hove City Council have responded to the resignation of Labour Councillor Les Hamilton. They said: “Les Hamilton has been a councillor for […]

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Green councillors urge action after “horrifying” details of racism, misogyny and homophobia at council waste depot

20th November 2023 | Comments Off on Green councillors urge action after “horrifying” details of racism, misogyny and homophobia at council waste depot

Councillor Steve Davis, Green Party convenor of the Green Group of Councillors and leader of the opposition on Brighton & Hove City Council, said: “We welcome the publication of the […]

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Open letter to our communities from Brighton & Hove’s Green Councillors

9th November 2023 | Comments Off on Open letter to our communities from Brighton & Hove’s Green Councillors
Israel-Gaza conflict Green councillors' statement

Green Councillors in Brighton & Hove appeal for the end of destruction and loss of innocent life in Israel and Gaza, and express their support for all local communities. Brighton […]

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