Public Services Should be Publicly Owned and Funded

For me this has always been an absolute red line in terms of how our society is organised.  I’ve never been opposed to the free market, even though in my experience in business the free bit is usually very far from free. But there are certain services that society needs to function, and our economy […]

Housing on Green Belt Will Never be ‘Affordable’

I took a day out of campaigning this week to attend and speak at the public inquiry of the Oxford City local plan. It was a feeling of déjà vu for me as I spent several days doing the same thing in Cherwell earlier this year when our local plan partial review was being examined.  […]

Farming, The EU, The Expressway and Why You Should Vote Green [Video]

Spent the early morning yesterday in Otmoor being interviewed by the BBC about our policies on farming, food standards and stewardship of the land.  Lots to say on this, but as always happens with these things, a 10-minute interview gets condensed into a 10-second comment! On the way back we passed several signs on field […]