The blog below written by Green Party candidate for the Mayor of London, Siân Berry. It's part of a series of blogs by candidates for London Mayor. We've also featured blogs by Caroline Pidgeon (Liberal Democrat), Zac Goldsmith (Conservative) and Sadiq Khan (Labour). London's air quality is one of the worst in Europe. Add your name to the thousands of people demanding clean air now.
The power of good ideas – Green action on air pollution
This blog below written by the Labour candidate for the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan. It's part of a series of blogs by candidates for London Mayor. We're also featuing blogs by Caroline Pidgeon (Liberal Democrat), Zac Goldsmith (Conservative) and Sian Berry (Green Party).
Posted by Fran G — 25 December 2013 at 12:00am
If you cast your mind back a few months to September - before the Arctic Sunrise was seized and all 30 people on board were arrested and held in Russia - you might remember Aurora, the giant polar bear that walked through central London.
Posted by Nic S — 25 April 2013 at 4:12pm
Last Saturday, the Arctic arrived in the UK. The I ♥ Arctic global day of action saw more than 10,000 of us around the world, in more than 280 cities, come together in a declaration of love for the Arctic. The day culminated in a massive effort from amazing volunteers and
donated equipment, in the production of the biggest Arctic landscape the streets of London have ever seen -
testament to the collective creativity of passionate people.
Oil spill prevention unit out in force in London today to #tellshell not to destroy the Arctic
It's action stations at the petrol stations. Right now,
teams of Greenpeace volunteers are shutting Shell forecourts across London and
Edinburgh. The teams are fanning out across the two cities, going station to
station shutting down the pumps. In total, over 100 forecourts will be out of
action, and it's all because Shell has a fleet of vessels on its way to the
Arctic where they'll be drilling for oil in the next few weeks.
"Boris bikes" were an initiative of Ken Livingstone implemented by Boris Johnson
People look to world cities like London to provide political leadership on national and international problems like ending our oil and gas addiction. With exactly a week to go before the May 3rd London elections, we’ve teamed up with Friends of the Earth to look at how the main four candidates shape up.