Alan Story follows Green MEP candidate Magid Magid’s tour of Yorkshire and the Humber in advance of the European elections
The young want to travel. They should be able to, by train, says Amelia Womack
The UK has more coal than it needs, but more mines are being proposed, despite opposition
It’s time for young people to stand up and be counted in politics, says Martin Osborne
Matthew Browne looks back on a historic night for the Green Party and ahead to a bright future
EU candidate Gina Dowding explains how a vote for the Greens is a vote for change

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EU elections: Green candidates
“The Greens have the most consistent, and clearest solutions for the key issues of the day.”
“The EU presents us with opportunities to secure urgent, international action.”
“If we are serious about remaining, we should focus on what kind of EU we want to be in.”
"People are getting sick of the two party system and are coming to the Greens."
“People across the South East want something different – an alternative to the mess that we are in.”
“A strong Green voice in the EU has never been more vital.”
“It’s vital we stay in the EU and work together to tackle the really big issues like climate change.”
Climate Emergency

The Climate Emergency movement has been one of the most striking developments in the fight against climate change, coming as scientists warn we have only 12 years to limit global warming before catastrophic damage occurs. Councils of all stripes have begun to pass motions to dramatically accelerate carbon reduction action. Green World talks to Bryony Edwards, one of the campaigners behind the first Climate Emergency declaration in Darebin, Australia, about the movement’s origins and its next steps.

Report calls for new emissions reduction target as Parliament declares a climate emergency
Bristol’s Green councillors have launched a report into how the city can cut its carbon emissions
Campaigner and academic Rupert Read shares ten actions for the world to survive the climate crisis
Greens have petitioned the Tory-run West Berks Council to debate a Climate Emergency motion
“It’s vital we stay in the EU and work together to tackle the really big issues like climate change.”
Socioeconomic development and the attitude of mainstream parties are key to Green success, according to Oxford study
Tackle climate change and air pollution with the same solutions, says Jenny Jones
Three key councils to look out for ahead of the local elections on Thursday 2 May
Local Elections

The latest round of local elections were historic for the Green Party, more than doubling its number of councillors and breaking new ground on councils up and down England. Green Party Policy and Governance Manager Matthew Browne looks back on the Green success and how the party can look forward with confidence.