An evening with the Lord Mayor
Green Councillor Craig Simmons reflected on 18 months as Oxford Lord Mayor, in which he faced Brexit, the climate emergency and Covid-19.
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Action needed to help rough sleepers as City slides back to pre-COVID numbersGreens are calling on the Labour-run Oxford City Council to take urgent action to address the rising number of rough sleepers. During lockdown all rough sleepers were accommodated, now the... Read More
Green councillors talk about their work
On 12 September, at an online meet a Green councillor event, some of our Green councillors from Oxford, Witney and Stanford-in-the-Vale talked about their work.
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Cherwell District Council Greenwashes Adoption of Local Plan Review
On the 7th September 2020 Conservatives on Cherwell District Council pushed through adoption of its local plan Partial review (Oxford's Unmet Need), in the face of fierce opposition from local... Read More
Cherwell Conservatives Bulldoze Local Residents
At the council meeting on 7th September, Conservative councillors pushed forward changes to the local plan that would concrete over vital greenbelt land. Progressive Oxfordshire, a coalition of Liberal Democrats,... Read More
Colin Tudge at Green Book Club
In September Colin Tudge spoke to the Green Book Club about his forthcoming book. This will be his 19th book, on how we need a renaissance for the land.Read More
2040 Film Club Review
In August the Green Book Club reviewed and discussed a film: 2040.
Practical solutions to environmental concerns are addressed... Read More
Statement with Anneliese Dodds on BMW Cowley newsSays Green City Cllr Dick Wolff, "As the global demand for fossil fuelled cars falls, a trend which pre-dates COVID, we had always hoped that the production by BMW of... Read More
Oxford sets out UK’s first localised air pollution target in new draft Air Quality Action PlanGreens have cautiously welcomed the news that the City is to set itself an air quality target which exceeds the current legal annual mean limit for NO2 target of 40... Read More
Greens condemn closure of Oxford Blue Bin Recycling LeagueOxford's Green Councillors have condemned the decision by the Labour-run Council, announced today, to shut down the popular and successful Blue Bin Recycling League. Green Cllr Craig Simmons said, "The... Read More
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