Local Elections 2008

A total of 39 Green Party candidates stood for election in six out of the eight boroughs/districts where there was an election on May 1st, plus one by-election.


  • Fi Macmillan won the Nailsworth seat on Stroud District Council, bringing the total number of Green councillors to six.
  • Across the South West region, Green candidates received an average 10.7% of the vote, up on last year's results.

Watch the campaign video again: