Showing posts from May, 2014

Will European Election count deliver success for the Greens?

So as Green Party of England and Wales International Coordinator and a European election candidate, I have been working hard over recent months.

We worked to get a European Green Party manifesto we were happy with and a strong anti-TTIP policy from the EGP.

I also supported the always impressive Adam Ramsay in writing a first draft of our own manifesto and had a sneak preview of the ground

Greens celebrate local elections success in Liverpool, Wirral, Lancaster...Peter Cranie on course for victory!

Via Alice Taylor.

The North West Green Party is celebrating after winning all of
its target seats in Thursday's local elections. The regional party
gained council seats in Liverpool, Wirral and Lancaster.

In Liverpool the Greens doubled their councillor numbers to
four and are now the official opposition on Liverpool City Council. In
Wirral, Pat Cleary gained the party's first

Record 1,855 Green Party council candidates

Just had this from our National Agent, and remember this just covers England and Wales, seperate Green Parties for Scotland and covering North Ireland.

1,855 Green candidates are standing for 44.5% of the 4,210 seats up for election

The previous highest total was 1,624 in 2010, the last time London Boroughs had scheduled elections.

Eastern: Colchester 20, North Hertfordshire 17,