The Greens have challenged the Tories sell off pledge, saying that 8650 affordable homes need to be built each year in the South East. New social housing, and ending the right to buy have been identified as essential to addressing the housing crisis in the Green Party manifesto published this week. This is even more extreme in the South East than other parts of the country.Read more
I spent Saturday in Oxford, one of the few buses that weren't full of tourists. At 0930, Natalie Bennett, Green Party leader, and Keith Taylor MEP launched the Oxfordshire Green Party manifesto for the Oxford City Council elections.
I then spent some time as a base for leafleters and canvassers in Oxford, drove to the centre of town, and in the evening picked up people for a film show on my top deck, a new film about fracking.Read more