Green Leicester

Comment and analysis by Leicester Green Party, and its fellow-travellers

Green Leicester Letters to the Press

The following is the transcript of a letter from a Leicester Green Party member to the local press. It’s been humbling to see the response by underfunded NHS staff and … Continue reading

April 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

Green Leicester Letters to the Press

The following is the transcript of a letter from a Leicester Green Party member to the local press. I absolutely agree with Claudia Webbe that the government must provide more … Continue reading

April 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

Green Leicester Letters to the Press

The following is the transcript of a letter from a Leicester Green Party member to the local press. Leicester Green Party absolutely agree with Adam Clarke that the plummeting air … Continue reading

April 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

Air quality, the environment and the future in Leicester

Letter from Leicester Green Party Member to the local press. Adam Clarke makes a good point when he says that the lock down has given us a ‘tantalising glimpse’ of … Continue reading

April 20, 2020 · Leave a comment

How does the Council really work?

Housing Scrutiny Commission 25th February 2020 The council sets up scrutiny commissions which cover various aspects of city life and these commissions advise the executive in their decision making. The … Continue reading

April 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

High Speed Virus

What makes HS2 essential? What makes HS2 above the law? The project continues to work, it continues to clear ancient woodland without the proper permits or permissions and, while this … Continue reading

April 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

HS2 at Crackley Gap

Crackley Gap is a narrow green belt between Kenilworth and Coventry. It is a beautiful site of historic woodland and it is in the destructive path of HS2. Trees and … Continue reading

March 27, 2020 · Leave a comment

HS2 continues despite the risks

While the government has pressed pause on 99% of life in the UK there are a few obvious exceptions. The NHS staff looking after the vulnerable, the firefighters, police, delivery … Continue reading

March 24, 2020 · Leave a comment

How does the council really work?

Economic development, transport and tourism scrutiny commission. 5th February 2020 The council sets up scrutiny commissions which cover various aspects of city life and these commissions advise the executive in … Continue reading

March 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

How does the council really work?

Health and Wellbeing Scrutiny Commission. 30th January 2020 The council sets up scrutiny commissions which cover various aspects of city life and these commissions advise the executive in their decision … Continue reading

March 11, 2020 · Leave a comment