Green Party launches election campaign
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North Devon and Torridge candidates and members come together at Tapeley Park
More than 70 members, friends and supporters of the North Devon and Torridge Green Party made the best of warm spring weather to celebrate the launch of the party’s joint election campaign at Tapeley Park, Instow, courtesy of Hector Christie.
Green Party membership has seen a sharp increase nationally and locally since January. The local party now has nearly 270 members, a five-fold increase on this time last year.
Also present at the event were the party’s candidates – Ricky Knight for North Devon and Cathrine Simmons for Torridge and West Devon.