Research into green gas by local party member

We’d like to congratulate our local member, Erin Johnson, a postgraduate chemical engineering student at Imperial College London, who has been awarded the Ashok Kumar Fellowship for 2017. The prize is an opportunity to spend three months working at the Parliamentary Office for Science and Technology (POST), with a focus on producing a parliamentary briefing… Continue reading »

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

As we get ready to say goodbye to 2016, we wanted to send you a massive, heartfelt thank you for everything you’ve helped the Green Party achieve this year. It’s been a tough twelve months, in many ways. But for all the bad news, we’ve been inspired by just as many stories of hope emerging… Continue reading »

Crossrail: common agreeement

Crossrail: common agreeement

“The Crossrail Act  provides for a railway terminating at Maidenhead in the west and Abbey Wood in the South-East… An additional extension from Abbey Wood to Gravesend and Hoo Junction, has been safeguarded however there are no current plans to extend the railway beyond the route currently identified.” (source Crossrail)   The Dartford and Gravesham… Continue reading »

Autumn Statement slammed as government offer no update on Lower Thames Crossing

The future of a lower Thames crossing hangs in the balance, after the government failed to make any announcement at the Autumn Statement. Residents have been waiting for a response from government after a consultation earlier this year. Campaigners in Gravesham rallied against Highways England’s recommendation to build a bored tunnel east of Gravesend, while the… Continue reading »