Green Leicester

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

Leicester Green Party’s content for City Mayor booklet

Here’s the Green Party material which is going to go out as part of the Mayoral election booklet to every household in Leicester. LEWIS – CITY MAYOR A5 LEAFLET 27 … Continue reading

April 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

Leicester Green Party’s 2019 Council Elections Manifesto

Here’s a PDF of our manifesto for the 2019 elections LGP_Manifesto_2019FINAL

April 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

Leicester Green Party’s guide to voting in the 2019 Mayoral election

On the doorstep we often hear “You’ve got the best policies, but I can’t vote for you because I don’t want to let a much worse party in.” Scotland has … Continue reading

April 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

Save The Hunting Act…

This is a post for those sickened by Theresa May’s promise to repeal The Hunting Act 2004 on the grounds that she’s personally always been in favour of fox hunting, … Continue reading

May 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

Book Review: Talking Climate. From research to practice in public engagement by Adam Corner and Jamie Clarke.

           When we talk about climate change, what we are really talking about is ourselves, the things we value, and how we want the future to be.[1] Most people now … Continue reading

February 6, 2017 · 3 Comments

Human rights and climate change

A few years ago, when I was just starting to spend my spare time campaigning on climate change, I asked a friend to come to an event with me and … Continue reading

October 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

The State of Nature 2016 – An Update

In 2013, a number of wildlife NGO’s came together to write & publish an overview of how the UK’s wildlife is faring, called The State of Nature. It’s key finding … Continue reading

September 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

What impact would leaving the EU have on climate change action?

A post from Steve (Thank you Steve!) Following on from other blogs about the impact of a Brexit, I am writing specifically about the impact on action to combat climate … Continue reading

April 20, 2016 · 1 Comment

Wildlife & The EU

Following on from Hannah Wakley’s recent post on what the EU means for our air quality, a note on how the EU has improved the UK’s ecosystems is worth a … Continue reading

April 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Air pollution and the EU

It’s been said several times recently that before we joined the EU, the UK was known as ‘the dirty man of Europe’ because our beaches were strewn with sewage – … Continue reading

April 2, 2016 · 1 Comment