28 June 2019
Following pressure from Green Party councillors, the West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) has formally announced a climate emergency, calling for urgent action in the region to tackle climate breakdown.
18 June 2019
The Green Party councillors from councils in the Leeds City Region have called on the West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) to declare a climate emergency.
06 June 2019
The Green Party ‘spring’ conference will open tomorrow in Scarborough, with a big celebration congratulating all of our new MEPs and councillors.
04 June 2019
Kirklees Green Party have been celebrating after a Mirfield Town Councillor left the Conservatives to join the Green Party.
31 May 2019
Magid Magid, just elected as the first Green MEP for the Yorkshire and Humber region, who recently completed his term as the Lord Mayor of Sheffield, has been shortlisted for the One Young World Politician of the Year award.
29 May 2019
Greens secure 12.9% of the regional vote resulting in Magid Magid being elected.
23 April 2019
Green Party members select outgoing Lord Mayor of Sheffield, Magid Magid and Councillor Alison Teal as lead candidates for European Parliament elections
05 February 2019
Sheffield Green Party councillors are demanding a clear commitment to the city being “zero carbon” by 2030 at the latest, as the world faces a “climate emergency.”
16 January 2019
Bradford District Council has become the largest local authority in the UK – and second in Yorkshire - to declare a "climate emergency" after a motion by Green Party councillors was passed last night
08 January 2019
Scarborough Council will become the first council in Yorkshire to declare a "climate emergency" after a motion by Green Party councillors was passed last night.
08 January 2019
Natalie Bennett visits he Misson protectors, monitoring the actions of iGas, which plans to frack on a former Ministry of Defence bomb testing site near Doncaster.
02 January 2019
Yorkshire & the Humber Green Party are calling for passengers to “make rail companies pay” for unreliable rail service as annual rail fare hike takes force.
05 November 2018
The Green Party renews calls to see Arriva stripped of Northern rail franchise as German rail giant seeks government bailout.
31 October 2018
A leading Green Party politician has called for the immediate end of fracking operations after the strongest tremor yet halted fracking at Cuadrilla site near Blackpool.
30 October 2018
Green Party councillors are urging the regional mayor to take back control of South Yorkshire’s buses
03 October 2018
Many people in the North of England know the government doesn’t care about its lack of modern infrastructure and the desperate impacts of austerity here.
26 September 2018
A Green Party councillor from Huddersfield has renewed calls for First to be stripped of Transpennine rail franchise as mass cancellations lead to more rail chaos this mornings (26th September) train services.
21 September 2018
The Green Party will call on the Government to launch nationwide annual Car Free Days to mark the global event tomorrow (Saturday 22 September).
05 September 2018
It’s clear that the majority of us are already in favour of renationalising the railways, which begs the question, who are Labour trying to convince? This isn’t leading the opposition, but following it far behind. The Green Party will continue to champion genuinely transformative policies that will benefit our entire country