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True opposition: UK’s first Green MP welcomes Labour to Brighton with digital billboard ad

21st September 2013 | Comments Off on True opposition: UK’s first Green MP welcomes Labour to Brighton with digital billboard ad

  Labour Party members attending their conference in Brighton this week, in the constituency of the UK’s first Green MP, are being welcomed by a digital billboard making the case […]

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Councillor urges Tesco to end sale of pornographic 'lads mags'

22nd August 2013 | Comments Off on Councillor urges Tesco to end sale of pornographic 'lads mags'

Pic: Councillor Ruth Buckley (left) and campaigners at Hove’s Church Road Tesco display sexist ‘lads mags’ on sale at the store Green councillor Ruth Buckley joined campaigners from Brighton and […]

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Brighton MP arrested while peacefully demonstrating at fracking site

19th August 2013 | Comments Off on Brighton MP arrested while peacefully demonstrating at fracking site

  Pic: recent demonstration at site of Cuadrilla drilling at Balcombe, West Sussex Caroline Lucas, MP for Brighton Pavilion, commenting on her arrest at Balcombe today at the Cuadrilla fracking […]

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Caroline Lucas MP challenges Labour to support rail bill

13th August 2013 | Comments Off on Caroline Lucas MP challenges Labour to support rail bill

  Pic: Brighton Pavilion MP Caroline Lucas (right) with supporters, councillors and local Green Parliamentary candidates at Brighton station. The Green MP for Brighton Pavilion is calling on Labour to […]

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Brighton & Hove Green councillors show support for Balcombe community’s anti-fracking protest

7th August 2013 | Comments Off on Brighton & Hove Green councillors show support for Balcombe community’s anti-fracking protest

  The growing protest against exploratory drilling at Balcombe Green councillors travelled to Balcombe yesterday (Monday 5th August) to show support for residents in their stand against fracking. Protests have been […]

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‘Gay icons’ – campaigning on the issues is what really counts

3rd August 2013 | Comments Off on ‘Gay icons’ – campaigning on the issues is what really counts

  Pic: LGBT freedom flag Greens are backing Brighton and Hove Pride 2013 theme this year under the slogan ‘gay icons’ with leading elected representatives and activists supporting the Pride […]

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Commons Speaker award for Brighton MP Caroline Lucas for work with deprived communities

16th July 2013 | Comments Off on Commons Speaker award for Brighton MP Caroline Lucas for work with deprived communities

  Pic: Caroline Lucas with Commons Speaker John Bercow and Martyn Lewis  Caroline Lucas, Brighton’s Green MP, has picked up a prestigious award in Parliament in recognition of her work to […]

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Well-known former Labour councillor backs Green candidate in Hanover & Elm Grove by-election

3rd July 2013 | Comments Off on Well-known former Labour councillor backs Green candidate in Hanover & Elm Grove by-election

  Pic: Former Labour councillor for Hanover & Elm Grove Joyce Edmond-Smith backs David Gibson, the Green Party candidate in the Hanover & Elm Grove by-election Joyce Edmond-Smith, a well-known […]

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Statements regarding forthcoming Cityclean strike in Brighton & Hove

11th June 2013 | Comments Off on Statements regarding forthcoming Cityclean strike in Brighton & Hove

  Senior members of Brighton & Hove Green Party have issued statements in response to the GMB’s stated intention for their members in cityclean to go on strike for a week starting […]

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David Gibson stands as the Green candidate for the Hanover & Elm Grove by-election

26th May 2013 | Comments Off on David Gibson stands as the Green candidate for the Hanover & Elm Grove by-election

  Pic: A street in Hanover neighbourhood, Brighton Brighton and Hove Green Party has selected David Gibson to contest the Hanover & Elm Grove by-election following the resignation of Matt […]

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