find out more left to right: Alistair Morris, Lois Muddiman, Dianne Regisford, Emily Kerr, Rosie Rawle

VOTE GREEN ON THURDAY 5TH MAY

Find the Green Party candidate standing in your area

On 5th May, local Council elections will be held in Oxford, Cherwell and West Oxfordshire. You have the chance to make a difference by voting Green. Greens are standing for:

  • Quality Homes
    We have some of the least affordable housing in the UK. Access to secure, decent housing is a human right. No one should need to sleep rough or be insecurely housed.
  • Better connectivity
    We need sustainable solutions to make our transport systems safe, clean and functional. This includes policies which reduce the need to travel.
  • Healthier communities
    Areas of Oxford fall within some of the most deprived in England. In these areas deaths from preventable causes, self-harm and obesity are above average. This must change.
  • A prosperous economy
    COVID and the rising cost of living has exposed serious weaknesses in our economy and deep-seated inequalities. Those who are the hardest hit need more Council support.
  • Zero carbon
    Green pressure has resulted in commitments to go 'net zero carbon'. But action is slow and inconsistent. It needs Greens to stop the 'greenwashing' that is all to common.
  • Protecting nature
    Greens have long warned of the ecological crisis we are facing - a threat as real as climate change. Local action is essential to protect our shrinking natural world.

Read the Oxford City Council 2022 election manifesto.

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You can find a complete list of candidates on whocanivotefor.co.uk and a map of your ward on mapit.mysociety.org.

What's Happening

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 02:00 PM · 20 rsvps
Bruern Farms in Bruern, United Kingdom

Bruern Farm Visit

HEALTHY SOIL • HEALTHY FOOD • HEALTHY PEOPLE

Visit to Bruern Farms, West Oxfordshire

 Tuesday, 17th May 2.00 pm

Bruern Farms
Continuing West Oxfordshire Green Party's series of talks and activities on the theme of Food and Farming we have organised a visit to Bruern Farms.

Those of you that attended our "Healthy Food Shouldn't Cost the Earth" event will remember Henry Astor's talk.  He has offered us the opportunity to visit his farm when we would have the opportunity to 'go behind the scenes’ of the farm and find out more about the history of the farm.  With Summer almost upon us we thought that this was an ideal time.  We can also use it to mark the Green Party's historic win in nearby Brize Norton & Shilton in the local elections.
Bruern Farms !
Bruern Farms is a third generation family run farm in the North East Cotswolds. They are passionate about the environment and work hard to create an eco-system where their farming practices produce healthy food whilst increasing biodiversity. They have a small farm shop and their cafe is a popular community hub. In the shop they offer a range of home grown and local products including delicious pasture-fed English longhorn beef, free range pork, pastured eggs and wild venison.

Bruern Farms' mission is:

To create a farming system that restores soil health; produces nutritious food and increases biodiversity

To build community through events, education and outreach

Its Vision is :

To pioneer farming methods that provide solutions to the current challenges facing conventional British farming such as soil depletion, food security, climate change and habitat loss.

Come and Join us and learn about a farm that cares about the environment and strongly believes that healthy soil is essential for healthy food and hence healthy people.

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