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Greens and Lib Dems agree cooperative arrangement

17 February 2020

In a first for Exeter, the Greens and Liberal Democrats have agreed to work cooperatively in this May's city council elections in a bid to make the Progressive Group the official opposition on Exeter City Council. The two parties have worked together over the last year in the council under the progressive banner, together with independent councillor Jemima Moore. The agreement will mean in each Exeter ward up for election in May a Green or Lib Dem candidate will stand, but not both.

Progressive group of councillors welcome Labour U-Turn on Clifton Hill

24 January 2020

The Progressive Group on Exeter City Council has welcomed the U-turn by the Labour run council on the Clifton Hill. While the Sports centre and car park will be replaced with 44 new houses, the Council has agreed that the green space, ski slope and golf range will now be saved.

Green councillor calls for ‘no win’ city center free parking to be scrapped

12 January 2020

Exeter City Council is set to lose £35,000 per year offering free parking on Thursday evenings. Green party councillor Diana Moore calls for lost funds to be used to fund the reopening of some of the city’s public toilets.

New retail development

10 January 2020

Green councillor Diana Moore has expressed disappointment at the decision by councillors on the planning committee of Exeter City Council to grant planning permission for a new £40m retail park on the edge of Exeter. She acknowledges shops and services are needed to support the growth in homes on the east side of the city but says this is a poor scheme.

Green Party on the up in Exeter

14 December 2019

The Greens in Exeter saw their share of the vote quadruple compared with 2017 in December 12th’s General election, securing 8.6% of the vote.

Green leader in Exeter to push Green solutions to the climate emergency.

05 December 2019

As diplomats and ministers meet in Madrid for the latest global climate talks and the head of the UN warns we are rapidly reaching the point of no return, Green Party co-leader, Sian Berry, will visit Exeter on Tuesday 10th December to push the party’s Green New Deal as the solution to the climate emergency.

Co-Living Con

04 December 2019

Green Party Councillor, Diana Moore, has condemned the “Co-living Con” being proposed by the developers of the Harlequins Shopping Centre.

Deputy Green Leader in Exeter to boost Greens Campaign

29 November 2019

Deputy Green Party leader, Amelia Womack, will be in Exeter tomorrow to boost her Party’s parliamentary election campaign.

Greens pledge support to striking university staff

25 November 2019

Exeter Green Party parliamentary candidate, Joe Levy, has today expressed his support for the strike by University and College Union (UCU) members at Exeter university and 80 universities around the UK

Voter registration deadline

23 November 2019

Five minutes to register to vote for a government for five years! Exeter Greens have called on all Exeter citizens who have not registered to vote to apply immediately as there are only a few days left before the 26th November deadline.







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