Reference number
  • ECO
  • 1973-1983
  • Collection
  • This collection includes: constitution; annual report; policy statements, manifestos, etc.; election campaign leaflets; newsletters; leaflets and handouts.
  • 1 box
Admin history
  • The Ecology Party was founded in Coventry in 1973 as 'People', to act as an alternative political party concerned with environmental issues as opposed to economic growth. 'People' merged in February 1974 with 'Movement for Survival' and changed its name to the Ecology Party in June 1975. It was renamed the Green Party in 1985.
Finding aids
  • Authority records exist for the Ecology Party (GB 0152 AAR2187) and the People Party (GB 0152 AAR2188).
Access status
  • Open
  • Green Movement, Great Britain