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Caroline Lucas opens door to new Green Party leaders

13th May 2013 | Comments Off on Caroline Lucas opens door to new Green Party leaders

  In September 2012, Caroline Lucas MP will reach the end of her second term as national Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales, and has announced today […]

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Green Party opposes council staff pay cuts

10th May 2013 | Comments Off on Green Party opposes council staff pay cuts

  A meeting of Brighton and Hove Green Party earlier this week overwhelmingly agreed that it could not support any Brighton & Hove City Council pay offer now being made […]

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Pioneering Green 'no eviction' proposals become council policy

10th May 2013 | Comments Off on Pioneering Green 'no eviction' proposals become council policy

  Pic: King’s House, Hove, council headquarters Green councillors on Brighton & Hove City Council have fulfilled their party’s pledge to introduce a policy saying that no city council tenant […]

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A fairer city for our trans community

2nd May 2013 | Comments Off on A fairer city for our trans community

  Delivering fairness and support to the trans community in Brighton and Hove Pic: Transgender Pride flag Pioneering measures to help make Brighton & Hove a better place for trans people […]

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Green politicians welcome council reprieve for much-loved city elm tree

22nd April 2013 | Comments Off on Green politicians welcome council reprieve for much-loved city elm tree

  Pic: the endangered elm at Seven Dials A much-loved elm tree with some years of life ahead of it was at risk of being felled as part of safety […]

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Greens say no to 'bedroom tax' evictions

16th March 2013 | Comments Off on Greens say no to 'bedroom tax' evictions

  In the week when the Liberal Democrats were in Brighton to defend their support for Conservative welfare legislation, the Brighton and Hove Green Party, Brighton Pavilion MP and the […]

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We must spend and invest, not slash and burn, our way out of this economic crisis

6th March 2013 | Comments Off on We must spend and invest, not slash and burn, our way out of this economic crisis

  The Chancellor must ditch his failed austerity policies and invest in a green public works programme to create jobs and lift the UK out of recession, Caroline Lucas told […]

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Green vision for city’s future agreed – city plan takes forward Green principles

4th February 2013 | Comments Off on Green vision for city’s future agreed – city plan takes forward Green principles

  For the first time ever in the UK, a fully Green city plan, based on Green values, has come into effect. The detailed City Plan, which outlines how the […]

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Brighton and Hove ‘leading the way’ in drugs policy shift

1st February 2013 | Comments Off on Brighton and Hove ‘leading the way’ in drugs policy shift

  Drugs policy experts and local practitioners working to reduce drug-related harms gathered at a roundtable meeting organised by Caroline Lucas today, in the first of a series of ‘dialogue’ […]

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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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