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
Green Party councillors from Bradford, Leeds and Kirklees have today sent a letter (Download here) to the new mayor for West Yorkshire asking her to announce a review of the road building schemes being funded by WYCA. This comes after the Welsh government announced on Wednesday that it is freezing new road-building projects as part of its plans […]
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 since we first won an election in the town 20 years ago. Earlier in the day, we also secured our first council seat outside of […]
Bradford Greens have called on Santander to rethink branch closures that will leave Bradford South with no bank branches. But the closure of Santander in Wibsey will mean Bradford South joins Wentworth and Dearne – previously the only parliamentary constituency that had lost all of its bank branches. Matt Edwards, a community campaigner for the […]