Working hard all year round, not just at election time
Councillor Matt Edwards and tong ward Green Party 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 our areas safer.
In May 2021, Matt was elected as the first Green Party councillor for Tong Ward and since then has been working hard for the different areas and communities in the ward.
Following Matt's election, Celia Hickson has joined the Tong Ward Green Party team to help Matt campaign on issues affecting local resident's. Celia has a background working with start-up businesses and community groups.
If you have any issues that you want your local Green Party team to look into, please get in touch:
Latest Tong Ward News
In the wake of the Boxing Day storms, Bradford District Green Party have called for a clear change in environmental and planning policy and real investment in food defences across Yorkshire after years of cuts and poor planning decisions. Green Party spokesman, Matt Edwards has said, “The recent devastating floods we have seen are a […]
The Green Party in Shipley and Bingley strongly opposes the new proposed development of a Research and Business Park on greenbelt land at Milnerfield. Matt Edwards, Green Party spokesman for Bingley has condemned yet more development in the Shipley area: “it’s baffling why the already congested Aire Valley is being targeted for yet another business […]
The Bradford District Green Party has added its voice to the criticism of new plans to construct a new link road to Leeds Bradford Airport. The link road running from the A65 in Rawdon to the airport will cut right through unspoilt greenbelt land and there is no evidence that it would reduce congestion in […]