Author Archives: broxtowegreenparty

Tax Dodging

I have received a number of messages in the last few days from electors expressing concern about the latest tax scandals involving HSBC. Like all my correspondents I find these revelations shocking and, as a Green Party Parliamentary candidate, I … Continue reading

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Housing development and the Greenbelt

Everyone needs a home. – somewhere they feel safe and can call their own. The Green Party sees this as a fundamental right of every citizen of this country: to have somewhere safe to live, affordable, warm and secure. We … Continue reading

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Lets stop the abuse in the election campaign

Hello This is a brief post on an issue that I really wish I didn’t have to address but feel I must. As many will be aware Kimberley Town Council have over the past 4 years lurched from one controversy to another. Nine … Continue reading

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For Fox sake enforce the hunting act

It was a battle hard fought but hunting wild animals with dogs for sport was eventually banned in England and Wales in 2004. This is a fantastic achievement. However, what a lot of people perhaps don’t realise is that despite … Continue reading

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Broxtowe Green Party parliamentary candidate supports charity’s call for better mental health provision

Broxtowe Green Party parliamentary candidate David Kirwan has backed calls for better provision of support for local people in mental health crisis. Mind, the mental health charity, is calling for local services to deliver on their promise to improve the … Continue reading

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Trident – a wasted opportunity

It was extremely disappointing to see the remarkably low turnout yesterday to debate renewing the Trident Nuclear weapon system, especially as it comes with a price tag of £100 billion! Not surprisingly as a Defence minister and Conservative Anna Soubry … Continue reading

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Broxtowe Labour behaviour in question

Just days after posting on social media that he doesn’t comment on individuals, Labour PPC Nick Palmer seems to have succumbed to pressure and has finally commented on the actions of local Labour councillors. He seems to belittle the recent … Continue reading

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