Green Party

A Surprise Manoeuvre From The Green Corner !

A surprising development today – the Greens (Diane and Michael Hoy) and the Rochford Residents (Christine and John Mason) have announced they are joining forces to become the largest opposition group in the council chamber. This means that one of them will chair the important review committee, and the number of committee places for each group will have to be…
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“Green Party Leader Coming To Hullbridge And Hockley”

It’s probably been a looooong time since a leader of one of the political parties came to our district. David Steel stopped off for a photo at Rayleigh Weir in 1983, but we can’t recall any others since then. However according to Cllr Michael Hoy, the leader of the Green Party, Natalie Bennett, will be coming to Hullbridge and Hockley…
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Questions From the Greens

Councillors Michael and Diane Hoy have submitted the following questions to Full Council on Wednesday: 1.2 From Cllr Mrs D Hoy:- Of the Leader of the Council Further to the question I asked at the meeting in June and the full answer I received could you please advise me:- (1) Of the income received for advertising within Rochford District Matters,…
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The Greens Make A Stand

The following motion has been submitted to next Thursday’s Full Council: The Proper Officer reports that, pursuant to Council Procedure Rule 13, the following Motion has been received from Cllrs M Hoy and Mrs D Hoy:- ‘Further to the consultation on the Allocations DPD Discussion and Consultation Document, which closed on 30 April 2010, the 891 responses received from Hullbridge…
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An Excellent Night For The Greens

.. according to their website, they have won yesterday’s district council by-election in Hullbridge by 198 votes. Hullbridge people don’t like the idea of hundreds of houses by Watery Lane, and they like Diane Hoy. The Green Party now become an official group on the District Council. Congratulations to Diane, and commiserations to the losing candidates. We’ll publish the full…
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