Newbury Greens

Campaigning for the common good in Newbury and West Berkshire

Green Party statement on the Paris attacks

Our thoughts go out to everyone in Paris and anyone who has been affected by these shocking and appalling attacks. We send our support and solidarity to the people of France … Continue reading

November 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Greens public transport campaign for Market Street development

Letter published in the Newbury Weekly News on Friday 9 October At last. It appears that West Berkshire Council has finally listened to those of us who, ever since the … Continue reading

October 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Green Party response to Corbyn election

Here is the response of Natalie Bennett, Green Party leader, to the election of Jeremy Corbyn as leader of the Labour Party. “The selection of Jeremy Corbyn, combined with the … Continue reading

September 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Are the ‘Conservatives’ conserving anything?

Just three months after the general election, the new Conservative government has shown how much it cares about the environment by cutting investment in wind and solar power, increasing taxes … Continue reading

August 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Green Party deputies to visit ‘Jungle’ on Wednesday

Green Party deputy leaders Dr Shahrar Ali and Amelia Womack will meet refugees on a visit to ‘the Jungle’ migrant camp in Calais on Wednesday (12 August). The pair have … Continue reading

August 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Greens call for ‘Passivhaus’ Revolt by Local Councils

The Green Party is calling on Councils to respond to the government’s cancellation of Zero Carbon Homes by specifying ‘Passivhaus’ design standards on Council-owned land and as a condition of … Continue reading

July 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Introducing: Matt Lowe

Matt Lowe is taking over the day to day running of the Newbury Greens website and social media. Here he introduces himself in his own words.

July 25, 2015 · Leave a comment