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"Register today to influence the politics of tomorrow": London Greens urge everyone to register to vote

19 April 2015

On the final day for voter registration, the Co-Chairs of the Green Party in London urge everyone to make sure they are registered and able to have their say on May 7th.

Affordable housing percentage crashes to 8 year low in London

13 April 2015

Green Party calls for an extra £6bn social housing grant for London up to 2020, as affordable housing in the capital hits an 8 year low.

Green MEP calls for day of ‘free public transport’ to combat air pollution

10 April 2015

"Measures such as making public transport free for the day should be considered during serious smog episodes in Britain" calls Green MEP Keith Taylor who also calls for the government to follow France's example.

Former Vice-Chair of Transport for London leaves Labour for the Green Party

07 April 2015

"The Green Party's policies are at the cutting edge of what we need in this society" says Former Vice-Chair of TfL, Dave Wetzel, who has left Labour to be a Green Party Parliamentary candidate for Hounslow, where he was the leader of the Labour council in the 90s.

Green Party urges Lambeth Council to clean up its act

01 April 2015

Jonathan Bartley, Green Parliamentary candidate for Streatham, hits out at the Lambeth Council saying "it is a scandal that Lambeth Council is happy to blame everyone else rather than get its own house in order" and urging the Labour-led council to clean up its act and follow its own transport plan.

Women make up half of Green Party candidates in London

30 March 2015

The Green Party has announced that half of the London Green Party parliamentary candidates will be women and will also include the first ever out trans man to stand for parliament, Charlie Kiss.

Miliband challenged over Labour's destruction of Tulse Hill housing

26 March 2015

"Labour have lost touch with ordinary people" says Green Party Parliamentary candidate for Streatham, Jonathan Bartley, who challenges Ed Miliband to disprove him by overturning the Labour council's decision on Tulse Hill housing.

Brent Cross roads expansion

25 March 2015

"The Mayor needs to ask whether the extra road capacity, with all the accompanying growth in pollution and also congestion elsewhere on the road network, is now needed" says Green Assembly Member Darren Johnson, who expresses concern on how this will affect the environment and how future maintenance of the structure will work.

Green Party launches campaign to bring London Bridge train services under public ownership

22 March 2015

As delays and cancellations continue to hit passengers, travelling through London Bridge, the Green Party calls for decisive action.

Crossrail 2 house price boost should be taxed

19 March 2015

Crossrail 2 project will "drive up housing costs in relatively affordable parts of London without further action" warns Green Assembly Member Darren Johnson who calls for a land value tax to dampen the rise in prices and help fund the project.






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