East Coast franchise award a triumph of "political dogma"

27 November 2014

The government has ignored a clearly-expressed wish for the East Coast line to remain in public ownership and instead will hand its profits to shareholders, says York Green Party's candidate for York Central, Jonathan Tyler.

Lendal Bridge must not become a political football

14 November 2014

Green Councillor calls for the Council's Chief Executive to respond to criticisms in the recently released report

Greens celebrate riverbank victory

31 October 2014

Green Party campaigners have welcomed the withdrawal of an application to fence off part of the riverbank after widespread protests.

"Don't wait on HS2 for rail improvements"

29 October 2014

The Green Party candidate for York Central, Jonathan Tyler, says that rail network should be improved now rather than waiting for the HS2 'fantasy'

Council to let city choke for five more years

23 October 2014

Andy D'Agorne criticising the Council's third Air Quality Action Plan for failing to act on deadly pollution levels.

Hands off our riverbank, say campaigners

20 October 2014

Around two hundred people with banners and placards turned up to the lunchtime protest on Sunday at York's Millennium Bridge.

Save Our Riverbank!

16 October 2014

Help us oppose the sell-off of green space near the Millennium Bridge

Council opposes fracking but supports incinerator

10 October 2014

In a tumultuous Full Council Meeting, York councillors declare their opposition to fracking, give the go-ahead to the incinerator and pause the Local Plan process

Natalie Bennett visits York for sellout evening at University

08 October 2014

Green Party leader Natalie Bennett visited York to kick off our 2015 election campaign.

"Rainbow alliance" possible following defection of Labour Councillor

12 September 2014

Greens in York could hold the balance of power in the city following the defection of Labour Councillor Helen Douglas to the Conservative Party.

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