"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."
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.
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
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.
Molly has co-authored a resolution in the European Parliament condemning the persecution of men perceived to be gay in Chechnya and Russia and calling on the authorities there to end a campaign of persecution against them1. The resolution, which has overwhelming support in the European Parliament, comes on International Day Against Homophobia, which aims to raise awareness of LGBTIQA+ rights violations around the world.
"Greens are committed to revitalising our local economy and putting small businesses at its heart. As a Green MP, I will champion the many local and independent businesses that make our city so vibrant. We must prioritise these businesses and ensure that they have a level playing field."
Molly Scott Cato has pledged to be a 'powerful advocate' for nurses as the parliamentary candidate for Bristol West and has issued a heartfelt message of thanks to the city's nurses on Nurses' Day. Molly said: "I am delighted to take this moment to celebrate our hardworking nurses; they are truly the bedrock of our NHS. The unsung heroes of our healthcare service are dedicated and committed miracle workers but, sadly, they are far too often underappreciated."