02 October 2019
Responding to the District's Joint Local Plan, Green Group of Mid Suffolk District councillors have opposed the road proposal as inconsistent with Climate Emergency and District Housing plans
27 September 2019
Local Green Parties have announced 7 candidates to again contest all Suffolk constituencies. The list is headed by Helen Geake who will stand for the Bury St. Edmunds and Stowmarket constituency
26 September 2019
Green Party motion to move forward with tree planting, rewilding and more public access to woodland voted down by Conservative group on council
19 September 2019
Catherine Rowett, Green Party MEP for the East of England met local Greens in Stowmarket
14 August 2019
The views across to the ancient woodland and church are central to the character of this area of Stowmarket
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.
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.
18 July 2019
Green councillors oppose big Ipswich road scheme with backing from Extinction Rebellion and coalition of villages.
16 July 2019
Absence due to stress and anxiety have risen year by year, and Green Party councillors are concerned and seek the causes
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.