30 January 2016
An event is planned to object strongly to the government's intention to allow fracking. Protesters will meet in Cathedral Square on Sunday 31 January at 10am.
20 December 2015
Following on from the Green surge in membership earlier this year there has been growing support for Green activism in Peterborough and Fenland to such an extent that the Peterborough and Fenland Green Party has split into two to focus more on local issues relevant to the more rural areas of Fenland and city of Peterborough. Elections were held for the respective parties committees in September and many new members took on active roles on the committees.
15 December 2015
An Open Space discussion on how to create a green and sustainable Peterborough is being hosted by Peterborough Green Party on Saturday 16th January.
09 December 2015
Last week I listened carefully to the Prime Minister in making his case for why the UK should join the bombing campaign against Daesh. The debate in the House of Commons was thorough, and the horror and revulsion at recent atrocities in Syria, Paris, Beirut and elsewhere is shared by everyone from across the political divide.
20 November 2015
Peterborough Green Party is looking for candidates wishing to stand for local election in May 2016.
04 November 2015
David Cameron said he ‘didn’t want’ to cut tax credits - but just three months later it was in George Osborne’s budget. David Cameron’s government slashed tax credits for working people today - breaking a promise he made to the British people just days before the general election. How can the British people ever trust what David Cameron and the Conservative Party say in the future again?
05 October 2015
A 5p charge for plastic bags in England is introduced on Monday 5th of October. So why introduce this now and what does it mean for shoppers?
02 October 2015
Electors may be curious why a by election is happening so soon after the May local elections. An election in these circumstances is not automatic.
01 October 2015
We believe this Budget is cruel, counterproductive and a serious blow for the fight against climate change.
30 September 2015
The Green Party went into the 2015 General Election offering a ‘message of hope’. This reflects the Green Party’s place as the third-largest political party in England and Wales with over 67,000 members to date.