Great Ramsgate Spring Clean

Litter pickers, including Thanet Green Party members

By Tricia Austin The #GreatRamsgateSpringClean ran between Friday 28 May and Sunday 13 June – and what a Spring Clean it was! Hundreds of local volunteers, including Green Party Councillors and members, took part in 18 clean-ups all over Ramsgate, putting in a total of at least 500 volunteer hours and collecting many hundreds of bags of rubbish and recyclables, […]

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Local elections results – thank you for voting Green!

Tricia Austin elected to Thanet District Council and Ramsgate Town Council

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who helped with Thanet Green Party’s election campaign. Whether you put up a poster or banner, delivered leaflets, posted on Facebook, retweeted our messages, stood at a polling station, came to the count, or most importantly VOTED FOR US on the day, thank you all! We didn’t achieve everything […]

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Help us get more Green Councillors elected in Thanet

Red icons on green background and text: Vote Green for a bright future: improved health, safer neighbourhoods, cleaner travel, greener spaces, equality in education, action on austerity

In 2019 the first 3 Councillors elected as Greens joined Thanet District Council, and they’ve achieved a lot. This year we have 7 candidates standing for election for Kent County Council, two for by-elections for Thanet District Council and one for Ramsgate Town Council. Just think what a difference they could make! Because of lockdown, […]

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Greens demand a ban on conversion therapy

Rainbow flag

Britain’s leading political parties, including the Greens, have banded together to demand the government ban conversion therapy. The group, which includes LGBT+ Conservatives, the Labour Party and Plaid Cymru, have written a letter to equalities minister, Liz Truss, urging immediate action. According to Stonewall, “Conversion therapy (or ‘cure’ therapy or reparative therapy) refers to any […]

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Thanet Green Party and health

Election graphic - Vote Green for a brighter future - improved health

By Tricia Austin, Thanet District Council and Ramsgate Town Council candidate for Ramsgate Central Harbour in the May elections 7 April is #WorldHealthDay. The World Health Organisation’s theme for this year’s World Health Day is eliminating health inequalities around the world – something very much in our minds as we consider the inequalities highlighted and […]

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