Archive | May 2015

Thank You

Having mostly recovered from last week’s final exertions I’ve now had time to take stock of The Green Party’s performance in the Banbury Constituency and I have to say I’m very pleased with the result. I am disappointed that we missed retaining our deposit by only 225 votes, but I think we have ample recompense […]

VOTING DAY! Will You Be An Unsung Hero Today?

Today’s the day when all the discussions, arguments, debates and campaigning ends and the decisions start.If we want to see change in this country, we have to vote for it. Tactical voting and voting for the least worst party means you end up with something you don’t really believe in anyway, so what’s the point? […]

Cherwell or Fracking Well?

Hydraulic Fracturing or ‘Fracking’ is a new unconventional and controversial technique for extracting gas and in some case oil from the deep bedrock.  It has serious environmental and quality of life issues for all of us, but particularly for those of us who live in areas that sit on top of these deposits.  Unfortunately for […]