Green candidate for Bristol West ‘gutted’ but says Party are ‘in this for the long-haul’

“Bristol has for a long time been a hive of green thinking and activism and will continue to be so. The Green Party will continue to be the political voice for this green vision. We are in this for the long haul and our green councillors will continue carrying the green baton on behalf of Bristol residents and keep building on our success in the city."

Molly Scott Cato welcomes increase in Bristol electorate

Responding to the news that an extra 69,000 voters have joined the electoral roll in the West of England, with Bristol West seeing the biggest upswing in registered voters, Molly Scott Cato, MEP for the South West and the Green Party's candidate for the constituency, said: "It's fantastic to see such a big increase in the number of people registered to exercise their democratic rights in Bristol. But the news isn't a surprise to me. On the doorsteps of Bristol West, it's clear that people actively engaging in this election campaign."

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall backs Molly Scott Cato for Bristol West

"I don’t usually go public on how I plan to vote in the election, but on this occasion, I don’t mind anyone knowing that I will be voting for Molly Scott Cato, the Green Party Candidate in Bristol West. I’ve met Molly, and I think she’ll be a great MP, alongside her Green Party leader Caroline Lucas - of whom I’m also an admirer."

Molly Scott Cato wins the backing of George Monbiot in Bristol West

Award-winning environmental campaigner, journalist and author George Monbiot has thrown his support behind Molly as parliamentary candidate for Bristol West. In Bristol West, where it is a two-horse race between Greens and Labour, George is urging voters to make history and 'transform the politics of Britain' by sending another Green MP to Westminister.

Molly responds to ‘Green Guarantee’ launch

The Green Party today launched their ‘Green Guarantee’, a set of key priorities for Green MPs who are elected to Parliament on June 8th. Responding to the launch, Molly Scott Cato, parliamentary candidate for Bristol West, said: “Today the Green Party has made some big and bold pledges to the British people. Green MPs will … Continue reading Molly responds to ‘Green Guarantee’ launch

Molly helps launch new Green strategy for addressing Bristol’s housing crisis

Greens today unveiled a new strategy for tackling Bristol’s housing crisis; one they say contains the ‘building blocks for a housing revolution’ in the city. Molly Scott Cato, Green Party candidate for Bristol West, and Tony Dyer, candidate in Bristol South, will launch the new housing strategy this Friday at HAB Housing in Bristol, the firm of architects set up by TV celebrity architect Kevin McCloud. The two parliamentary candidates, who jointly wrote the new report, will focus particularly on ‘a new settlement for renters’ which promises protections enjoyed by tenants in other parts of Europe and in Scotland.