Greens launch easy-read version of manifesto

Brighton and Hove Greens launch easy-read version of manifesto ahead of accessibility husting ahead of the local elections on Thursday, May 2.

Former Lib Dem Environment Secretary visits Brighton & Hove

ED Davey MP, the Liberal Democrat leadership candidate and spokesperson on home affairs visited Brighton & Hove on Thursday, April 11 to support the local Liberal Democrats in...
Posted On 15 Apr 2019

Local LibDems warn EU voters could lose their right to vote on May 2!

Local Liberal Democrats warn that nearly 14,000 people in Brighton and Hove could lose the right to vote in local elections in the event the UK crashes out of the EU with no deal.

Conservative candidate for local elections steps down

Conservative candidate standing for election to Brighton & Hove City Council on May 2, resigns after a series of offensive jokes come to light on a FACEBOOK social media...
Posted On 01 Apr 2019

Purdah must not be used to stifle debate and avoid controversial discussions, say Greens 

Green Councillors have raised concerns over the use of pre-election guidance known as ‘purdah’ after key proposals around homelessness and climate change were pulled from the...
Posted On 28 Mar 2019

Lloyd Russell-Moyle MP – A unique MP for a unique constituency in a unique city

Kemp Town’s openly HIV-positive MP talks boyfriends, Pride, dancing and dating - and that speech - to Stephen Wrench.

Greens announce team of young candidates for local council elections

Ahead of the Brighton & Hove City Council elections on May 2, Brighton & Hove Green Party have unveiled a team of five young people who are hoping to join the city council.

Harvey Milk: why we need him now more than ever

November 2018 saw the 40th anniversary of the assassination of San Francisco city supervisor Harvey Milk, America’s first openly gay man to be elected to public office. Even...
Posted On 26 Feb 2019

Conservatives critical of Labour and Greens over Valley Gardens development

Cllr Lee Wares, the Conservative spokesperson on Environment, Transport & Sustainability accuses Labour and Green councillors of ignoring widespread resident and business...
Posted On 06 Feb 2019

Call for renewed focus on children’s mental health in schools

More support is needed to combat youth anxiety, depression and low self-esteem, say Greens. The Green Group of Councillors are urging Brighton & Hove City Council to press for...

Greens push for ‘Plastic Free Events’ in Brighton and Hove

Green Party petition signed by 3,495 people calls for Plastic-Free Events in Brighton and Hove.  Green councillors push for plastic free events in Brighton and Hove as...
Posted On 30 Jan 2019

Conservatives ‘promote’ reduction in Trader Permit charges

Brighton & Hove City Council agree to consider reducing trader permit charges. Conservative councillor Lee Wares asked the Council to consider reducing trader permit charges...
Posted On 28 Jan 2019