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Caroline Lucas · [email protected]
October 19, 2020 at 11:24 AM

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Green Party It’s been a busy week in Parliament with two key bills voted on in the Commons, and a rapidly-changing Coronavirus situation.  New rules on Coronavirus  At the beginning of the week, the Prime Minister updated MPs about Coronavirus measures and the new three-tier appr…
Vivien Lichtenstein · [email protected]
October 18, 2020 at 11:15 AM

News from your local Green Party!

Green Party Dear John, You won’t have heard much from us in recent weeks as we’ve been very busy with members-only events such as the Green Party’s first online Conference and our preparations for WCL's own AGM which is being held online tomorrow. Attached is our Annual Report …
Caroline Lucas · [email protected]
October 12, 2020 at 10:08 AM

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Green Party Brighton Covid amber alert  Since my last newsletter, the number of Covid infections has risen sharply.  In Brighton and Hove, cases more than doubled in a week, from 39 to 115.  Some of that can be attributed to increased testing, but not all, and our city has now be…
Azzees, Green Party of England and Wales · [email protected]
October 9, 2020 at 4:29 PM

John, Better Is Possible - watch it now!

It’s on BBC1 tonight at 6.55, but you can see it before everyone else John,   I don’t think people want to go back to normal.   During this pandemic, we’ve learned what really matters to us - meaningful work, healthier living and more time with frie…
Caroline Lucas · [email protected]
September 25, 2020 at 11:38 AM

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Green Party Coronavirus & failures in testing  Given the Government’s inept handling of Covid, it seemed inevitable that we are now entering the autumn and winter months facing another surge in infections.  Yet six months on from the start of this crisis, there still isn’t a …
Caroline Lucas · [email protected]
September 7, 2020 at 10:44 AM

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Green Party It’s been a busy start to the new session of Parliament which returned this week. I took the first opportunity to introduce a critical Bill which provides a route map for responding to the climate and nature crises.  Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill  Seven politi…
Caroline Lucas · [email protected]
August 7, 2020 at 1:53 PM

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Green Party Coronavirus  I’m a member of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Coronavirus, which will be holding hearings throughout the summer to learn lessons from the Government’s response so far to the virus, and make recommendations so that the UK is better prepared in the e…
Vivien Lichtenstein · [email protected]
July 30, 2020 at 12:30 PM

WCL catch-up & LE planning + our Three Parks and a Garden Walk

Green Party Dear John, I hope all is well with you and that you’ll be able to join us at one of our forthcoming events. The next is on Monday – our regular monthly online catch-up and planning for the future, especially the Local Elections in 2022. And a walk is planned for Sun…
The Green Party · [email protected]
July 28, 2020 at 5:28 PM

Last chance to vote for our next leader!

  Dear John, If you want to vote for the next Green Party Leader, the deadline to renew is 31st of July. Join Today When you renew, you’ll be able to vote in the forthcoming elections for Leader, Deputy Leader and the new members of the Green Party Executive team. These elections are c…
Caroline Lucas · [email protected]
July 24, 2020 at 2:38 PM

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Green Party Parliament is now in recess for the summer, but it was a busy last few days. This is what I have been doing as your MP. A fair deal for the self-employed  I’ve been urging the Chancellor for months to close the gaps in the Covid self-employed income support scheme (SE…
Vivien Lichtenstein · [email protected]
July 12, 2020 at 8:15 PM

WCL catch-up on the 13th, Citizens Assemblies on the 22nd and more!

Green Party Dear John, I hope you'll be able to make this Monday's event when we can catch up, and find out if there are any concerns where you live and where a nudge from the Green Party might be helpful. That's Monday July 13th at 7pm, and here's the link: https://us02web.zoo…
Caroline Lucas · [email protected]
July 9, 2020 at 4:39 PM

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Green Party Climate lobby of Parliament It was a very different climate lobby of Parliament this year.  Instead of meeting constituents in person around Westminster, MPs were lobbied instead via a series of video calls.  But the commitment of those lobbying their MPs was undimmed…
Vivien Lichtenstein · [email protected]
June 30, 2020 at 5:15 PM

2040 film discussion on the 6th, WCL gathering on the 13th

Green Party Dear John, I hope that all is well with you. We were going to have our next online get together on the 6th but have since received information about another event that looks very worthwhile being held that same evening, so we’ve postponed WCL’s event till the 13th.…
The Green Party · [email protected]
June 24, 2020 at 4:09 PM

80% of people support a #GreenRecovery. John, Are you one of them?

We have an opportunity to build a GREENER future. John, As the United Kingdom begins to emerge from the coronavirus lockdown, we have an opportunity to build a GREENER future, one which gives everyone the opportunity to thrive, especially those made vulne…
The Green Party · [email protected]
June 22, 2020 at 5:01 PM

Sign the Petition - Celebrate the Windrush Generation

John, The Green Party is calling on the UK government to further support and celebrate the Windrush Generation and claim today as a celebration of migration. The Green Party recognises the huge contribution to UK society that the …
Caroline Lucas · [email protected]
June 22, 2020 at 10:52 AM

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Green Party Welcome to my latest newsletter, with news of what I’ve been doing over the past two weeks. Green Recovery I was in Parliament last week with the opportunity to question the Treasury minister about what plans the Government had for a green recovery from coronavirus - …
Caroline Lucas · [email protected]
June 8, 2020 at 11:01 AM

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Green Party Virtual Parliament The move by the Government to end the virtual Parliament has been a shambles: made without any thought to how parliamentary scrutiny might work in a time of social distancing, nor with any consideration for the health of MPs and the staff on the par…
Amelia Womack · [email protected]
June 4, 2020 at 6:01 PM

John, Black lives matter

John, The recent tragic events in America have made all of us more aware of the need to use our voices to tackle institutionalised racism here at home. In the past several months, we have learned so much about ourselves, our communities and the society we…
Vivien Lichtenstein · [email protected]
June 1, 2020 at 5:44 PM

Zoom invitation for our WCL gathering at 7pm

Green Party Dear John, Alex Horn, our Events Coordinator, has set up Zoom meetings for the first Monday of every month up to September – the calendar link is below for those of you who use these things! This evening’s link is: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83915182677?pwd=QmlGMlRl…
Vivien Lichtenstein · [email protected]
May 29, 2020 at 11:45 AM

Gathering on the 1st / Travel on the 11th / Growth on the 24th

Green Party Dear John, We have three online events planned for June, and I hope you’ll be able to join us. Previous events are listed on our website including Wednesday’s discussion on the privatisation of the NHS, together with additional materials mentioned during the session…