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Peace campaigning in Redhill 9 December 2017

Peace on earth, goodwill to all people! Local peace campaigners will be in Redhill town centre tomorrow, celebrating the award of the Nobel Peace prize for 2017 to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons “for its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its […]

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Big Green Autumn Party

  Join us on Friday 6 October for a party at Reigate’s liveliest new venue, The Yard at Reigate Station. This is a fabulously  atmospheric and quirky new venue just ONE MINUTE from Reigate station. There will be live music from Ian Machecek and Rebecca Riedtmann.  You can buy drinks at the cash bar – and feel […]

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Tandridge consults on potential ‘Garden Village’

Tandridge District Council is consulting on possible locations for a ‘large scale development based on garden village principles’. They are looking at four possible locations: Blindley Heath Land west of Edenbridge Redhill Aerodrome South Godstone All these sites are Green Belt and so are currently protected from development.

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Remembering Hiroshima

On Sunday 6th August there will also be a 15-minute vigil at Shaw’s Corner War Memorial, Redhill,starting at 11.30am. Please join us. David Hilder of Reigate and Redhill Peace Group explains why. Sunday 6th August, is the anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima in 1945. Two days later Nagasaki was the target. […]

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Green Party concern at flood of oil and gas drilling applications

Surrey Green Party is concerned at the flood of oil and gas drilling applications being dealt with by statutory bodies across Surrey. “The industrialisation of the Weald promised by the oil and gas industry is under way,” said Green Councillor Jonathan Essex. “This will put a huge strain on our already pressurised regulatory bodies, and on […]

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Review of Surrey SEND services finds many weaknesses

Local paediatrician Dr Paul Wright reports: On 1 April 2016 OFSTED and Care Quality Commission (CQC) began a programme to inspect all 152 local areas over five years to evaluate how well they were fulfilling their duties in identifying and meeting the needs of children and young people and those who have special educational needs and/ […]

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Can you help fund our General Election campaign?

We have launched Crowdfunder appeals to raise funds to help our candidates Jonathan Essex and Benedict Southworth campaign stand in the upcoming General Election. Jonathan hopes to raise £1,400.  You can support him at: www.crowdfunder.co.uk/support-jonathan-essex Benedict hopes to raise £500. You can support him at: www.crowdfunder.co.uk/green-party-candidate-for-surrey-east 

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Introducing our General Election candidates

We are pleased to introduce our candidates for the General Election on June 8.

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Your County Council candidates

We are fielding eleven candidates in the County Council elections on 4 May. They are standing on a manifesto which prioritises: building a Green economy which creates local jobs protecting the Green Belt and our wider countryside ensuring safe, sustainable, accessible and healthy modes of transport across Surrey defending our public services so that all Surrey residents have […]

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Dinner with Caroline Lucas

THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED Caroline Lucas, prominent MP and Green Party co-leader, will be speaking at a Fundraising Dinner for East Surrey Green Party in Reigate on 2 March 2017. Caroline is a passionate campaigner on the environment, social justice and human rights. She has been MP for Brighton Pavilion since 2010, and […]

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