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Caroline Lucas calls for inquiry into 'immoral and unaccountable' undercover policing

13th June 2012 | Comments Off on Caroline Lucas calls for inquiry into 'immoral and unaccountable' undercover policing

  The rules governing undercover police infiltrators and informers have come under intense scrutiny after a Parliamentary debate highlighted allegations that an undercover policeman infiltrating the animal rights movement planted […]

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Caroline Lucas MP first to sign pledge to end cosmetic testing on animals

30th May 2012 | Comments Off on Caroline Lucas MP first to sign pledge to end cosmetic testing on animals

  Caroline Lucas, MP for Brighton Pavilion, has signed the international petition for a global ban on the use of animals to test cosmetics at The Body Shop in Brighton. The global […]

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Jenny Jones, leading Green London Assembly Member, visits new cycle lanes in Hove

21st May 2012 | Comments Off on Jenny Jones, leading Green London Assembly Member, visits new cycle lanes in Hove

  Pic:  Jenny Jones and Jason Kitcat try out the new 2m wide cycle lane on Old Shoreham Road in Hove (c) JJwaller.com Jenny Jones, Green London Assembly Member, today […]

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Brighton and Hove Greens commemorate International Day Against Homophobia Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT)

17th May 2012 | Comments Off on Brighton and Hove Greens commemorate International Day Against Homophobia Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT)

  Lesbian, gay, bi and trans activists and Green elected representatives in Brighton and Hove are commemorating the 2012 International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) today and tomorrow, 17-18 […]

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Boost for Green-led council as environment minister offers ‘hearty congratulations' over one planet living resolution

26th April 2012 | Comments Off on Boost for Green-led council as environment minister offers ‘hearty congratulations' over one planet living resolution

  Caroline Spelman MP the Conservative Food, Farming and Rural Affairs’ Secretary of State has joined Caroline in paying tribute to Brighton & Hove City Council’s sustainability drive. Brighton and […]

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Green Party response on Council of Europe human rights negotiations in Brighton

20th April 2012 | Comments Off on Green Party response on Council of Europe human rights negotiations in Brighton

  After this week’s Council of Europe conference in Brighton on modifying the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) relations with treaty states, leading Greens say they are “relieved” that […]

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Greens win all party backing on investigation into experiences of trans people in Brighton & Hove

27th March 2012 | Comments Off on Greens win all party backing on investigation into experiences of trans people in Brighton & Hove

  A Green councillor’s request for Brighton & Hove City Council’s Scrutiny function to explore the needs and experiences of trans people in Brighton & Hove has been unanimously backed […]

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Budget 2012 – True Blue budget is nail in the coffin of green government pledge

21st March 2012 | Comments Off on Budget 2012 – True Blue budget is nail in the coffin of green government pledge

  Pic: the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s burgundy budget briefcase: more true blue, certainly not green.    Some headline sell-outs – ‘Environment versus economy’ rhetoric and tax breaks for oil and […]

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Caroline Lucas champions bill to reduce food waste

20th March 2012 | Comments Off on Caroline Lucas champions bill to reduce food waste

  Brighton Pavilion MP Caroline Lucas is championing a new campaign in Parliament to force the big supermarkets and food manufacturers to donate a proportion of their “waste” food to […]

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Vote down the NHS Bill – Greens' final appeal to city's Tory MPs

16th March 2012 | Comments Off on Vote down the NHS Bill – Greens' final appeal to city's Tory MPs

  Caroline Lucas, Brighton Pavilion Green MP and councillors, joined the Save Our NHS rally outside Tory office on Saturday 17 March. Leading Greens from across the city joined campaigners […]

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