19 August 2020
BCP Green Party Councillor comments on the proposal to install an ETRO (Experimental Traffic Regulation Order) on Boscombe Overcliff Drive.
18 August 2020
On Twitter, Bournemouth West MP Conor Burns weighed into the Ben & Jerry’s feud with the Home Secretary over the government’s latest migrant-scapegoating exercise. In response to the ice-cream company’s Twitter thread highlighting the new inhumane approach to asylum seekers crossing the channel, Mr Burns replied: "Fleeing war, climate change and torture in France? Morons. Great way to lose customers"
12 August 2020
Pandemic oil price plunge, a divesting partner and short time frames before licence expiry are making it increasingly likely that Corallian and co will not be coming back to our beautiful, biodiverse bay.
05 August 2020
Chris Rigby, BCP Council Green Party Councillor writes of his concerns about changes to restrictions which will affect rough sleepers and homelessness in Poole.
16 July 2020
At the virtual meeting of BCP Council in July, both Cllr Simon Bull and Cllr Chris Rigby asked questions which received comprehensive replies.
16 July 2020
Councillor Simon Bull has become Chair of the Association of Green Councillors (AGC), the network of around 600 elected Green Party Councillors from every level of local government in England and Wales.
11 July 2020
Councillor Simon Bull is pleased to see temporary measures in the centre of Winton and elsewhere which prioritise people’s health and safety over cars during the Coronavirus crisis.
04 July 2020
BCP Council has been indicatively awarded around £1.4million from the government’s Emergency Active Travel Fund - a funding package to 'create new era for cycling and walking'.
25 June 2020
National and local news channels reported crowds flocking to Bournemouth beaches, and Cllr Chris Rigby commented on the litter that was left.
09 June 2020
The Unity Alliance retains control of Bournemouth, Christchurch & Poole (BCP) Council, following the failure of the Conservative Group's motion of no-confidence at Full Council tonight.