Poplar Hill development appeal dismissed

14 August 2019

The views across to the ancient woodland and church are central to the character of this area of Stowmarket

County pensions out of fossil fuel

31 July 2019

First pension investments into climate aware fund agreed by council after 2 years lobbying by Green Party councillor Robert Lindsay. Scheme members cover many public sector workers in Suffolk.

Biodiversity Emergency motion approved

26 July 2019

At the July meeting of Mid Suffolk District, the Green Group, now 12-strong following their election sensation in May, successfully proposed a motion calling on the Council to declare a biodiversity emergency and strengthen its staffing to respond.

Tories back Northern By-pass despite climate emergency

18 July 2019

Green councillors oppose big Ipswich road scheme with backing from Extinction Rebellion and coalition of villages.

Alarm at rising staff absence due to mental health issues

16 July 2019

Absence due to stress and anxiety have risen year by year, and Green Party councillors are concerned and seek the causes

Emerging Joint Local Plan hits trouble

21 June 2019

Greens unable to support Joint Local Plan as villages’ plans ignored

Conservatives use casting vote to cling on to power

20 May 2019

Despite their numbers being cut from 29 to 16, the Mid Suffolk conservatives are trying to hang on to power - using the Chair's casting vote

Rachel Eburne + Andrew Stringer

Electoral Earthquake

03 May 2019

Green group doubles from 6 to 12 councillors as council shrinks to 34 members

Greens’ biggest ever challenge to Conservative control

04 April 2019

Mid Suffolk Green Party announce their candidates and key messages for the May 2nd 2019 elections







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