A vote that counts = a voice for the Environment.

We need real democracy text on colourful background

This Thursday we go to the ballot box to select our representatives on the County Council.  “But what’s the point in voting when nothing ever changes?”  The voters of the New Forest could easily be forgiven their apathy when living in such a Conservative stronghold.  Our disastrously archaic First Past The Post voting system wildly … Read more

Nicola Jolly – Reflection from the Campaign

Nicola Jolly

Overall, the nationwide results can only be a disappointment to those of us who put the environment at the top of our priorities. Locally, however, we have run astonishingly successful campaigns, with 4.8% of votes in the East and 7.7% in the West, these are our best ever results and considerably higher than the national … Read more

Our General Election Candidates

New Forest General election candidates

We have two robust candidates who are working hard to understand the local issues and how they can be of help. Nicola Jolly – New Forest East – More information about Nicola Nick Bubb in New Forest West – More information about Nick

Regional Summer Gathering

13th July in Portsmouth It will be a day of workshops and panels, open to all members (new and older). On 13th July in Portsmouth the South East Green Party is holding a full of day training and networking to review our May 2019 successes and look forward to 2020.  South East Greens quadrupled their … Read more

An article from NEW STATESMAN

Isles of scilly scene of the sea and the coast

New Statesman 24-30 May 2019  Leader: The Green moment Once dismissed as the home of cranks and utopian idealists, the Green Party is having a renaissance. These are propitious times for the Green Party, which is much more than a pressure group. The Greens enjoyed the biggest proportional gains of any party in the local … Read more

Most Green MEPs ever elected

Dear supports and members, The Green Party have had the best election result for thirty years – we’ve gone from 3 to an amazing 7 MEPs. Across the UK, over 2 million people have voted for a positive relationship with the EU and for urgently tackling the climate crisis. This has all been made possible … Read more

EU Hustings – New Forest

Come and hear from MEP candidates from most of the parties. Candidates Confirmed:The Green Party – Vix Lowthion Change UK – Suzana CarpConservative – Neva Sadikoglu-NovakySocialist Party of Great Britain – Stephen HarperThe UK EU party – Pacelli NdikumanaLabour – Arran NeatheyLiberal Democrats – Martin TodIndependent – Michael Turberville UKIP – Candidate TBCThe Brexit Party … Read more

WTF is that?!

oil rig off the coast of bournemouth

A film by a local resident After an oil rig appeared on the Hampshire/Dorset coastline in February 2019, disbelieving hobbyist filmmaker Adam Parker set out in search of answers. Our press release for this issue is here.