Green Question Time 2015

On 10th April we hosted a Green Question Time, attended by Steven Jackson (Conservative) and Angela Smith (Labour) and chaired by Paul Bridges.

About 40 people came and asked interesting and challenging questions. Here is what was said:


 

Personal/Party Statement – Green Question Time 2015

On 10th April we hosted a Green Question Time, attended by Steven Jackson (Conservative) and Angela Smith (Labour) and chaired by Paul Bridges. Both candidates were invited to give an opening statement about their Party's environmental policies and their local priorities: After the … [Read More...]

Housing – Green Question Time 2015

On 10th April we hosted a Green Question Time, attended by Steven Jackson (Conservative) and Angela Smith (Labour) and chaired by Paul Bridges. Here is the question about housing: What do you think about future brownfield development and the protection of greenfield sites? How will housing be … [Read More...]

TTIP – Green Question Time 2015

On 10th April we hosted a Green Question Time, attended by Steven Jackson (Conservative) and Angela Smith (Labour) and chaired by Paul Bridges. Here is the question about TTIP: What is your approach to the TTIP given it provides huge powers to corporations, causing a serious and significant … [Read More...]

Energy – Green Question Time 2015

On 10th April we hosted a Green Question Time, attended by Steven Jackson (Conservative) and Angela Smith (Labour) and chaired by Paul Bridges. Here is the question about energy (see also the Fracking and Community Energy questions): Experts say that 4/5th of all known oil reserves need to … [Read More...]

Fracking – Green Question Time 2015

On 10th April we hosted a Green Question Time, attended by Steven Jackson (Conservative) and Angela Smith (Labour) and chaired by Paul Bridges. Here is the question about fracking: What is your position on fracking? I am staggered by the potential quantities of oil and gas and the potential for … [Read More...]

Community Energy – Green Question Time 2015

On 10th April we hosted a Green Question Time, attended by Steven Jackson (Conservative) and Angela Smith (Labour) and chaired by Paul Bridges. Here is the question about community energy: What policies do you have to help community Energy projects? The NPPF (National Planning Policy … [Read More...]

Climate Change – Green Question Time 2015

On 10th April we hosted a Green Question Time, attended by Steven Jackson (Conservative) and Angela Smith (Labour) and chaired by Paul Bridges. Here is the question about climate change Given the consensus on climate change, why are mainstream parties failing to address the issue? I don’t … [Read More...]

The Badger Cull – Green Question Time 2015

On 10th April we hosted a Green Question Time, attended by Steven Jackson (Conservative) and Angela Smith (Labour) and chaired by Paul Bridges. Here is the Q&A about the badger cull: Should the badger cull be continued? I know I do not have the expertise in this area that Angela Smith … [Read More...]

GM and Food – Green Question Time 2015

On 10th April we hosted a Green Question Time, attended by Steven Jackson (Conservative) and Angela Smith (Labour) and chaired by Paul Bridges. Here is the Q&A about GM and food: What is your position on GM food and its impact on organic food producers? Labour is not fundamentally … [Read More...]

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