Latest News

Latest news and press releases from Manchester Green Party. For all media and press enquiries, please contact us.

Green Party becomes official Manchester City Council opposition as Labour councillor joins the Greens

By Press Officer | 1st July 2022
Posted in

The Green Party has announced it will become the official opposition on Manchester City Council after welcoming a former Labour Councillor who has joined the Greens. […]

Read More…

Greens win second councillor in Woodhouse Park

By Press Officer | 6th May 2022
Posted in ,
Astrid Johnson and Rob Nunney

The Green Party have secured a new Councillor following the results of the Manchester City Council local elections. Astrid Johnson received 1,345 votes gaining the seat in Woodhouse Park from Labour who received 1,150 votes. Johnson will join Cllr Rob Nunney, who was last year elected as the Green Party’s first Councillor in Manchester since 2008. Astrid Johnson, new Councillor for Woodhouse Park said: “I am absolutely delighted by the result and thank the residents of Woodhouse Park for putting their faith in me to serve their needs. I promise to work hard to champion the ward and ensure local issues get addressed. “I’d like to thank all the Green Party volunteers who have worked tirelessly to speak to voters in Woodhouse Park and listen to residents’ needs, and I am so pleased to be joining Cllr Rob Nunney in the council chamber to bolster representation of the Green Party in Manchester.” Scott Robinson, Co-Chair of Manchester Green Party, added: “Astrid worked hard to help Rob get elected to the council last year, and has continued to listen to the needs of residents in Woodhouse Park in her own campaign. Astrid truly cares about the residents of Woodhouse Park and […]

Read More…

Manchester Green Party announces candidates for 2022 local elections

By Chris Ogden | 6th April 2022
Posted in ,

Manchester Green Party has announced its candidates standing across Manchester for the local elections on Thursday 5 May. […]

Read More…

Green Peer Natalie Bennett visits Manchester Green Party

By Press Officer | 4th December 2021
Posted in

Natalie Bennett, Member of the House of Lords for the Green Party, visited Manchester’s AGM and spoke to members about COP26. […]

Read More…

Rob Nunney discusses his experiences as a Councillor with Manchester Confidentials

By Press Officer | 3rd September 2021
Posted in

Councillor Rob Nunney, the Green Party’s councillor in Woodhouse Park, has discussed his first 100 days as a councillor with a journalist from Manchester Confidentials. […]

Read More…

MGP Press List

All press and media enquiries can be directed towards our Press Officer in the first instance.

You can also sign up for press updates and news from our communications team, please the click the button below and fill in the form on the link.

News Archive