30 June 2020
Chichester and Arun Green Party knows that the combination of Covid-19 recovery and the climate crisis means it is ever more crucial to focus on a Green Recovery that works for the benefit of every one over both the short and long term.
08 June 2020
No-one takes any satisfaction from the current trouble of the aviation industry in the UK, but strong lobbying from Arundel & South Downs MP Andrew Griffith, to have full planes ASAP and more industry tax benefits as well as rejecting the new quarantine policy, is the opposite way to go, say Arun Greens.
01 June 2020
What price will West Sussex farmers pay as this government embarks on trade negotiations with the USA and other countries? Greens from the Arundel area are astonished and worried at the extraordinary contradictions displayed in a recent Commons vote by local MP Andrew Griffith.
27 May 2020
Elected Greens in Arun have expressed alarm at recent statements made by two local MPs which demonstrate worrying blind spots about the seriousness of the growing climate and ecological emergency.
11 December 2019
Last December Sarah Sharp put a motion to the City Council about the Climate Emergency which was finally adopted in the summer by the City Council after numerous debates. One year on the 4 Green Party Councillors on the City Council find that progress has been "painstakingly slow"
07 December 2019
"This election offers the greatest, perhaps the last, opportunity to change course."
22 October 2019
Alex Phillips, elected as both Green MEP and Mayor of Brighton in 2019 and the youngest ever person to hold the position of mayor, will be touring her South East constituency in an electric bus, and holding an event in Chichester that will bring together politicians from all parties, local green business leaders, and community activists, to explain what a Green New Deal could mean for the UK, the South East, and Chichester.
18 October 2019
At a special meeting on 10 October, Arun District Council backed the Magenta route for the A27 Arundel bypass. Councillor Isabel Thurston, leader of the Green group, intervened to get the Officers’ recommendation to vote only on this route changed, so that a chance was given to vote on all the routes or none.
03 October 2019
The Chichester area's performance on climate change is average compared to other local authority areas. All local authorities, even the best performing, need to do much more if climate catastrophe is to be averted.
08 September 2019
Members of the local Green Party have reacted in dismay to the latest Highways England proposals for the A27 at Arundel.