Greens support protest march

August 10, 2016
Our councillors: Sylvia Scott, Martin Whybrow, Ashley Tanton and Laura Sullivan

Our councillors: Sylvia Scott, Martin Whybrow, Ashley Tanton and Laura Sullivan

Shepway’s Green Party councillors were out in force on Saturday, joining hundreds of other protestors from across the district in calling for sustainable development and protection of open spaces. Among other groups represented on the march in Hythe were those opposed to the Operation Stack lorry park, Prince’s Parade and Otterpool ‘Garden Town’. It constituted a hugely colourful, noisy and powerful message to Shepway District Council, although the early responses from the leader, David Monk, suggests they still are not listening. It is for this reason that we strongly advocate political change to complement the efforts of the individual campaign groups. Read More »

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