16 March 2017
Following the resignation of Councillor Charles Flatman, the Green Party has called for an election to ensure the town of Eye will soon be represented by an elected councillor again.
20 February 2017
Our Council has the funds to spend in communities – so why isn’t it spent?
14 February 2017
Letter from Green Party councillor Rachel Eburne to East Anglian Daily Times
21 December 2016
The Conservative Administration at Mid Suffolk District Council are proposing a move to the Cabinet system of governance for the council. Green Party opposition councillors dispute their claims of “greater levels of openness, transparency and collaboration” and that such a system will make decision making more efficient.
03 December 2016
Green Party councillors are concerned about the loss of housing stock for the most vulnerable. Re-classifying sheltered housing for general use should not go ahead
27 November 2016
Green Party proposal for half of borrowed £25 million to be invested locally rejected by Conservative group as “too risky” while MPs express concern over “risks” of councils’ property dealings
18 October 2016
Residents in Haughley Green can finally order superfast broadband, after six long years of campaigning for it. A new fibre-enabled cabinet has been installed in Haughley Green and all telephone lines have been re-routed through this.
18 October 2016
As the Devolution proposal for Suffolk & Norfolk moves forward to possible adoption later this autumn, Suffolk Greens have asked if control of post Brexit agricultural support payments, promised to replace the Common Agricultural policy (CAP), can be devolved to the two counties.
13 September 2016
Democratic deficit not addressed by boundary changes. 6 million people still have no vote
24 July 2016
Opposition Green Party councillors condemn lack of open government
Meetings & Events
Next meeting will be virtual, in September, date to be confirmed.
If you wish to receive an invite, please email john [a] suffolkgreenparty.org.uk
While the present crisis and lockdown persist, Mid Suffolk Green Party will be holding virtual meetings. Green News will be available by email, so if you wish to receive this, please send your email and postal addresses to john [a] suffolkgreenparty.org.uk
- Mid Suffolk meetings generally held at Cafe 52, Crowe Street, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 1DL
- Meetings occasionally held in Woolpit, Eye, Walsham le Willows, Stowupland, Needham Market and other villages.
All Members and well-wishers welcome.