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Caroline Lucas and Green councillors take cuts protest to Downing Street

5th December 2012 | Comments Off on Caroline Lucas and Green councillors take cuts protest to Downing Street

  Pic: L-R Brighton and Hove councillors Lizzie Deane and Jason Kitcat, Caroline Lucas MP and councillors Phelim Mac Cafferty and Ruth Buckley at 11 Downing Street Government’s programme of […]

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30 years after Terrence Higgins died, Greens commemorate World Aids Day 2012

30th November 2012 | Comments Off on 30 years after Terrence Higgins died, Greens commemorate World Aids Day 2012

  Pic: Human immunodeficiency virus which causes Aids Green Party councillors and activists in Brighton and Hove commemorated World Aids Day on Saturday 1 December. Green councillors joined organisations such […]

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Greens commemorate International Trans Day of Remembrance

21st November 2012 | Comments Off on Greens commemorate International Trans Day of Remembrance

  Green councillors on Brighton & Hove City Council are commemorating the Trans Day of Remembrance, an international day to remember those who have been killed as a result of […]

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City could become a ‘frack free zone’

26th October 2012 | Comments Off on City could become a ‘frack free zone’

  Green-led Brighton & Hove City Council could become a ‘Frack Free Zone’ after a resolution was passed at a meeting of the council last night. ‘Fracking’ (or ‘fracturing’ in […]

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Brighton and Hove Pride: Greens to celebrate United Colours of Pride

29th August 2012 | Comments Off on Brighton and Hove Pride: Greens to celebrate United Colours of Pride

  Updated pic: 2012 Green float at Brighton and Hove Pride parade with DJ Agent T and funk soul singer Matty Eeles  Greens are pulling out all the stops this […]

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People have had enough – Greens speak out against massive rail fare hike

14th August 2012 | Comments Off on People have had enough – Greens speak out against massive rail fare hike

  Pic: Brighton Pavilion MP Caroline Lucas gets the message out to commuters on the Coalition Government’s fare hikes. Rail fares will rise by 6.2% from January 2013, the Coalition […]

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Green councillors request inquiry into equal marriage vote

24th July 2012 | Comments Off on Green councillors request inquiry into equal marriage vote

  After a meeting of the Green Group of Councillors on Brighton & Hove City Council last night (Monday 23 July, 2012), deputy convenor Councillor Phelim Mac Cafferty said, “Following […]

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Green councillors' position on Councillor Christina Summers' vote against same-sex civil marriage

19th July 2012 | Comments Off on Green councillors' position on Councillor Christina Summers' vote against same-sex civil marriage

  Pic: rainbow equality flag One Green councillor out of 23 voted against Green Party policy and against civil marriage for same-sex couples in a motion at the 19 July […]

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Greens applaud school staff and campaigners for national anti-homophobia accolade

5th July 2012 | Comments Off on Greens applaud school staff and campaigners for national anti-homophobia accolade

  Green councillors are congratulating schools, youth workers and LGBT (lesbian, gay, bi and trans) campaigners after the UK’s first Green-led council was ranked best in the country for tackling […]

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Caroline Lucas MP backs guide dog protection

21st June 2012 | Comments Off on Caroline Lucas MP backs guide dog protection

  Pic: guide dog (courtesy Adactio) Caroline Lucas, MP for Brighton Pavilion, has backed a call to stop violence against guide dogs, as new figures reveal that attacks are now […]

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