Local Greens launch manifesto

3 May 2014

Waltham Forest and Redbridge Green Party

Party pledges to protect Whipps Cross Hospital from cuts and ban zero-hour contracts for all workers

The Waltham Forest and Redbridge Green Party have set out seven main pledges incorporating both London boroughs.

  • To retain and expand council and affordable housing
  • To encourage healthy and sustainable living by growing food locally
  • To protect Whipps Cross Hospital from funding cuts or any departmental closures
  • Banning zero-hour contracts for workers and implementing the London Living Wage for all council workers and contractors
  • Stop large lorries passing through residential streets and increase the number of 20mph roads
  • Reform the planning system to ensure better accountability and consultation
  • To promote the 'Climate Local' action plan and make homes more energy efficient