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
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
In August the Green Book Club reviewed and discussed a film: 2040.
Practical solutions to environmental concerns are addressed... Read More
Says 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 MoreGreens 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 MoreOxford'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
Dianne Regisford, a local Green Party author read extracts from Evoking Belonging and answered questions from readers at the July Green Book Club.
Watch a recording of her performance and... Read MoreAs expected, this report shows only minor improvements in air quality pre-COVID.Only during COVID did air quality improve to the point where it was no longer breaching international standards.... Read More
Green Comment on City Council welcomes Pension Fund’s climate-focused changes to pension investmentsSays Green City Councillor Craig Simmons who, as Chair of the City Council's Finance Panel in 2014, first tabled the City Council motion to divest from fossil fuels, "Although this is not... Read More
Greens have accused the City Council of being 'all words and too little action' over the climate emergency.Says Green Councillor Dick Wolff, "The Climate Emergency motion, proposed by the... Read More