Category Archives: Petitions, Action and Events

England Coast Path extension: Grain to Woolwich: Public drop in 5th July

At the Gravesham Council meeting on the 20th June the Committee received a presentation from Francesca Sanchez, England Coast Path Lead Adviser, Natural England on the England Coast Path Extension from Grain to Woolwich. Francesca Sanchez, highlighted the  following (to see the presentation click here): Natural England are not a right of way team, any issues with access points… Continue reading »

Green Party Autumn Conference 2017

Green Party Autumn Conference 2017 Saturday 7 – Tuesday 10 October, Harrogate International Centre This Autumn Conference is heading back to the wonderful town of Harrogate in Yorkshire. Hopefully you will find the move to October and the new Saturday to Tuesday format an improvement. Please note that we are reverting to four days in… Continue reading »

Petition challenging changes to Gravesham’s bin collections

Nearly 600 people have signed a petition, set up opposing the changes to Gravesham’s bin collections, in the last 24 hours. The campaign, which has been addressed to Gravesham Borough Council, was created by 30-year-old Simon Chapman, who has lived in the area all his life, and opposes the bi-weekly collection of the bins, which… Continue reading »

Campaigning in Gravesend

Outrage as far-right leader linked to Marine Le Pen spotted campaigning for Conservatives An ex-Ukip MEP who is vice-president of Marine Le Pen’s far-right European Parliament grouping has been campaigning for the Conservative Party. Janice Atkinson, who was suspended from Ukip in March 2015, was seen helping Gravesham Tory candidate Adam Holloway at the Conservative Party… Continue reading »

General Election crowdfunder

Dartford & Gravesham Green Party have launched a crowdfunding campaign to help get Green candidates on the ballot papers in the upcoming General Election, and to ensure that their campaign messages are heard by as many local voters as possible. If you’d like to help, you can donate at The Green Party isn’t funded by… Continue reading »