Darren Parkinson

Shipley Ward Community campaigner

Darren Parkinson is the Secretary and Vice-Chair of Bradford Green Party and has stood for the party in both local and general elections since 2014.

Darren lives in Hirst Wood in Shipley with his partner and two children who attend a local Primary school. Darren works as a Learning Disability Nurse for the NHS, working with Disabled Children and their families.

Darren is a committed community and environmental campaigner. He is active within the Hirst Wood Regeneration Community Group, working to improve the local area. He is also involved in environmental campaigning and is part of the Clean Air Bradford campaign group tackling the air pollution problem in Bradford.

In his spare time Darren enjoys spending time with his family and friends, walking, gardening and playing guitar in his band.


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Greens hail best ever election across Bradford

10th May 2021 | 0 Comments

Councillor Martin Love was re-elected in Shipley for with 3405 votes – a massive 60% of the total votes cast. This is the best result we have had in Shipley […]

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Green Party campaigner calls on contractors to ensure cycle lanes are not blocked by road work signs.

27th September 2020 | 0 Comments

A Green Party campaigner has called on contractors carrying out roadworks in Bradford to ensure cycle lanes are not blocked by road work signs. Darren Parkinson, a keen cyclist, contacted […]

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Green Councillors welcome Shipley Town Council Climate Declaration

26th June 2020 | 0 Comments

Green Party district councillors for Shipley Ward welcome the Climate Declaration by the newly formed Shipley Town Council. At the meeting on 25th June, town councillors voted in favour of […]

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Greens call for more support for buses as Aire Valley services set to increase

21st May 2020 | 0 Comments

Green Party campaigners welcome news that Keighley Bus Company is to increase bus services but call for more support for bus companies from National Government. There has been a significant […]

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Shipley Green campaigner does his own lock-down litter pick

16th April 2020 | 0 Comments

A local campaigner from Shipley has been using his daily exercise time to help clean up his local area. Darren Parkinson, a Green Party campaigner from Shipley has been using […]

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Bradford Green candidates welcome General Election

31st October 2019 | 0 Comments

Bradford Green Party’s candidates have welcomed a general election with a pledge that only the Green Party will give power back to the people with a People’s vote and deliver […]

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