Oxford City Council election results: Greens now second party in Oxford by vote share
Greens are celebrating good local election results across the Country including here in Oxford having overtaken the Tories and LibDems to become the second party in Oxford by vote share.
Labour 45%, Green 21%, LibDems 18%, Tories 12%, Independents 4%[Read more]
Nothing in Labour's County Manifesto on Climate Change
Greens standing across the County have expressed disappointment and concern that the Labour Party's County Council Manifesto contains no mention of climate change![Read more]
Litter picking for Earth Day is like rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic
Greens are accusing the City Council of not comprehending the enormity of the climate and ecological crisis after they recommend that residents 'litter pick' as an Earth Day activity.
Says Green Group Leader Cllr Craig Simmons, "Asking residents to litter pick for Earth Day is like asking them to rearrange the deck chairs on the Titanic. This Council has consistently failed to understand the enormity of the challenge facing every one of us. It is quick to make headlines - but rather slower to deliver meaningful change."[Read more]
Come and watch the first Oxfordshire County Council meeting since the elections. The Conservatives have lost control of the council. Our 3 Green Party councillors have been involved in the negotiations to set up a new administration. Who will take over? And what policies will they enact?
This is why the council has changed since 2017: