Politics

Local Greens criticise Caroline Lucas over Richmond Park byelection

Leading Green party members within the Richmond Park constituency have condemned Caroline Lucas’s decision to back the Liberal Democrat candidate against Zac Goldsmith in the byelection this week and called on their members to vote for Labour’s Christian Wolmar instead. Clare Keogh,

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Greens back Lib Dem candidate against Zac Goldsmith in byelection

Party hopes decision will encourage Labour to support Sarah Olney in cross-party effort to defeat former Tory MP for Richmond Park

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Your Voice: Bravo to the Greens of Richmond Park for showing progressives how to truly unite

The Greens have bowed out of the byelection, giving the Lib Dems a clearer run against Zac Goldsmith. Post-Brexit, this kind of smart thinking is badly needed

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Jenny Tonge quits Lib Dems after suspension for alleged antisemitic comments

Peer who has sat in Lords as an independent since 2012 suspended over comments reportedly comparing Israel to Isis made at meeting she hosted

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Ukip backs Zac Goldsmith in Richmond Park byelection

Nigel Farage says party is endorsing former Tory MP, who resigned over Heathrow expansion, instead of fielding a candidate

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#YourVoice: How can pro-Europeans rebuild a divided Britain?

With 62% of Kingston voters opting to Remain in the European Union on 23rd June, the newly formed Kingston for Europe group is fuelled with the passion for maintaining strong European ties that there is in the Royal Borough. Kingston

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Residents urged to respond to 20mph speed limit consultation for Surbiton area

Surbiton residents are urged to have their say and let Kingston Council know their view on a 20mph speed limit for the Surbiton area. Kingston Council has secured funding from Transport for London (TFL), to pay for the 20mph scheme, with

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New CEO, Charlie Adan, joins Kingston Council

Charlie Adan today (10 August 2016) starts in her post as the new Chief Executive for the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, following the ‘resignation’ (at a cost of £250,000 to the taxpayer) of former CEO, Bruce McDonald. Ms Adan was previously

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#YourVoice Zac Goldsmith: A note on the EU referendum

A note on the EU referendum… I have been asked by a number of constituents if I will back efforts to overturn the result in Parliament, where it will likely be debated. I don’t believe that would be right or

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YOUR VOICE: Grounds for airport expansion in South East comes crashing down

The Green Party claims the case for airport expansion in the South East is built on sand and should now come crashing down following the decision to leave the EU. Today the Transport Secretary announced to the Commons that the decision

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