Green mayoral candidate calls on Chancellor to scrap mortgage tax subsidy for landlords and to use the money to nearly double the affordable housing budget in London

19 November 2015

“London is in the grip of a housing crisis caused by the kind of soaring price rises that the subsidy for private landlords fuels.”

Shame on Crossrail for what they have done to Silvertown, says Green candidate

18 November 2015

“This ugly, impassable barrier runs right through the heart of Silvertown where it blights local commercial activity and creates an intimidating environment for pedestrians."

“Going ahead with the Silvertown Tunnel would be immoral on public health grounds alone” – Caroline Russell

17 November 2015

Caroline Russell, the Green Party’s local transport spokesperson and No.2 on the party’s London-wide list of candidates for the London Assembly, was one of several London politicians at a meeting organised by the No To Silvertown campaign in Greenwich last week.

Re-ordering of London-wide list of candidates for the London Assembly

17 November 2015

The London Green Party today issued the following statement on the amendment to the order of its list of candidates for the London-wide section of the London Assembly.

Sian Berry: “With homes worth more than £1 trillion, London is wealthier than ever. So why do so few Londoners feel it?”

11 November 2015

Value of homes in London is now almost double that of all the properties in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland

Sian Berry slams Southwark’s plans for Peckham multi-storey

10 November 2015

“If we fail to leave space in our city for creativity to flourish there will be no designers or artists left in London”

Sian Berry: Tube workers are Londoners too, Zac

09 November 2015

Responding to Zac Goldsmith’s announcement that he wants to make it harder for Tube workers to go on strike, Green Party mayoral candidate Sian Berry said: “My Conservative rival for Mayor of London says he wants to ‘protect Londoners from Tube strikes’. But Tube workers are Londoners too and threatening them is not the answer."

Green Mayoral candidate: City Hall will back off, and back Crystal Palace community

09 November 2015

"A Green City Hall would stop secret negotiations about Crystal Palace Park and let the community trust take control of the park's future, joined up with the fantastic sports groups working for a future for the National Sports Centre"

Green candidates for City Hall make #PayGapPledges to support Equal Pay Day

09 November 2015

“Half of part-time working women earn less than the living wage. London needs a Mayor who'll stand up for women workers."

Green candidate backs ‘Mini Holland’ scheme in Enfield after Tories turn against it

06 November 2015

The Green Party’s local transport spokesperson Caroline Russell today expressed her support for the £42 million “Mini Holland” scheme in Enfield, known locally as Cycle Enfield, following the decision by the borough’s Conservative opposition to oppose the project.

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