Working hard all year round, not just at election time
Tong Ward Green Party and community campaigner Matt Edwards have been campaigning on a number of big issues around Tong Ward.
This ranges from trying to tackle the fly- tipping problem in our area, protecting our green spaces and making the areas safer.
In 2019, Matt was within one vote of becoming the first Green Party councillor for Bradford South
If you have any issues that you want Matt to look into, please get in touch:
Latest Tong Ward News
The Green Party have accused Bradford Council’s Labour executive of acting “like a dictatorship” after it was revealed that it plans to press ahead with plans for the Tong Valley road – despite a committee voting against taking the scheme further. In July, the Regeneration and Environment Overview and Scrutiny Committee of Bradford Council refused […]
A senior councillor has hit out at “shambolic mismanagement” from the government over its announcement of the new three-tier system of restrictions for Coronavirus. Councillor Andrew Cooper, the leader of the Green Group on Kirklees Council and the party’s candidate in next years West Yorkshire Mayoral Election has raised concerns over conflicting information and announcement […]
Green candidate for mayor reacts with surprise to see regional authority recognised for showing leadership in tackling the climate emergency. Today (2nd October) The West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) has won the award for “Leadership in Responding to the Climate Emergency” at the annual MJ Local Government Achievement Awards. Councillor Andrew Cooper has said “To be […]