Our events in January 2014

Islington GreensSaturday 11th: Islington Green Party Action Weekend - Day 1

What: Canvassing/leafleting

Islington Greens are campaigning hard for the Euro and local elections next May in Highbury East and West .  We have lots of Highbury Green News leaflets to deliver and many doors to knock on and would be very grateful for any help you can give.   If you've not tried door-knocking before, there's a simple script and you'll be buddied up with someone more experienced.  We have allocated time for briefing/training each day too.  There's a bowl of soup on offer at lunchtime and tea and coffee whenever required.

Do join us and help get Jean Lambert re-elected as an MEP and get some Green voices elected on to Islington Council.

Where: 10am-4pm, starting from  35 Highbury Park, N5 1TH.

Green Party Contact: Please do contact local candidate Caroline Russell 07876 260491 in advance if you can help out, and for further details.

More info: Islington Green Party website 


Islington GreensSaturday 12th: Islington Green Party Action Weekend - Day 2

What: Canvassing/leafleting

Islington Greens are campaigning hard for the Euro and local elections next May in Highbury East and West .  We have lots of Highbury Green News leaflets to deliver and many doors to knock on and would be very grateful for any help you can give.   If you've not tried door-knocking before, there's a simple script and you'll be buddied up with someone more experienced.  We have allocated time for briefing/training each day too.  There's a bowl of soup on offer at lunchtime and tea and coffee whenever required.

Do join us and help get Jean Lambert re-elected as an MEP and get some Green voices elected on to Islington Council.

Where: 10am-4pm, starting from  35 Highbury Park, N5 1TH.

Green Party Contact: Please do contact local candidate Caroline Russell 07876 260491 in advance if you can help out, and for further details.

More info: Islington Green Party website 


Islington GreensSaturday 18th: Lewisham Green Party Action Day

What: Canvassing/leafleting

Help Lewisham Greens in their campaign to hold their Brockley seat on Lewisham's council and to make their voice stronger across the borough. No experience necessary, and help with both leafleting and canvassing would be gratefully received.

Where: Starting from 85 Ermine Road, Ladywell SE13 7JJ

Green Party Contact: Please contact Councillor Darren Johnson for more details 

More info: Lewisham Green Party website 


Green PrimarySaturday 18th: London Green Party hosts European Green Primary Hustings - ALL WELCOME!

What: Hustings

The European Green Party (EGP) is organising an open Europe-wide Online Primary to select the two leading candidates for the 2014 European Elections. Anyone in the EU who is over the age of 16 and supports Green values can decide who will represent the Greens in our election campaign throughout Europe.

Information about the candidates and about the Green Party primary process can be found on the European Green Party website.

As part of this process hustings are being held around Europe, where the voters can find out more about the candidates. These meetings are open to anyone, not just members of the Green Party.

Where: 2pm-4pm (doors open at 1.30pm) ICO Conference Centre, 22 Berners Street, London W1T 3DD

More info: Registration Page on the national Green Party site (registration advised in case of oversubscription).

Download a map with directions to the venue

Leave a comment on the hustings web stream.

European Green Party website

Green Party Contact: Green Party International Committee member John Street


Monday 20th: London Federation of Green Parties Monthly Meeting (GREEN PARTY MEMBERS ONLY)

What: Meeting

The monthly meeting of the London Federation of Green Parties. All members are welcome!

Where: 7.30pm-8.30pm Development House, 56-64 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4LT

Green Party Contact: London Fed Co-cordinator Noel Lynch


hackney green party

Saturday 25th-Sunday 26th: Hackney Green Party Action Weekend

What: Leafleting/Canvassing

Help Hackney Greens in their campaign to get some Green Voices on Hackney Council. No experience necessary, and help with both leafleting and canvassing would be gratefully received. Both members and non-members welcome!

Where: Please enquire for start location

Green Party Contact: Email Hackney Green Danny Bates (07904 340 652)

More info: Hackney Green Party website 


Sunday 26th: London Green Party "Countdown to 2014" training day (GREEN PARTY MEMBERS ONLY)

What: Training

Join us for an inspiring day of training to give local parties and activists in London all of the tools they need in the build up to May's European and local elections. With Jean Lambert MEP, Natalie Bennett, Baroness Jenny Jones and the London Green Party Officers. Don't forget to bring veggie/vegan food for a communal lunch too!

Where: 10.30pm-3.30pm Development House, 56-64 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4LT

Green Party Contact: London Green Party Training Officer Caroline Russel

More Info: London Green Party Election's Page


Image courtesy of Bonnington Cafe

Wednesday 29th: Winter Feast at Vegetarian and Co-operative Restaurant "The Bonnington"

APOLOGIES THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. We hope to reschedule later in the year.


EU

Friday 31st: "Saving the European Union" with Jean Lambert MEP

What: Talk/meeting

You are invited to an all day event "Saving the European Union-Creating a social and environmental ethic and
a feeling of belonging
for European Citizens".

All welcome and it's free of charge

The event is participatory and speakers include

Jean Lambert Green Member of the European Parliament

Ziggy a Holocaust Survivor -talks about his life and how we must not hate

Bianca Madison- Vuleta a Green Campaigner for social and environmental justice

Miriam Kennet talks about how to stop the proposed trade treaty, TTP, between the EU and the USA and the likely damage it will do to social and environmental standards

Pamela Harling Green Campaigner, Haringey Green Party in London talks about Green campaigns for food and energy

Participants will debate how to create a feeling of belonging in the European Union for citizens and what social and environmental advantages the European Union provides.

Where: 11.00 - 17.00 Europe House,  Europe House, 32 Smith Square, London SW1P 3EU

Contact: Please email to reserve a place

More Info: Green European Foundation website 


Disclaimer: Please note that not all of the events listed here are organised by or affiliated to the London Green Party - they are a selection of events happening in London that may be of interest to Green Party members or supporters. Apologies for any errors - please send corrections to London Co-Media Officer (Website) Clare Phipps. And if you have an event you would like advertised - please get in touch!

 

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