SSGP's Active Campaigns

Public NHS

  • Keep the NHS public
  • Repeal the Health and Social Care Act 2012
  • Free social care for over-65s
  • Improve mental health care and awareness

Decent Homes

  • Abolish the Bedroom Tax
  • Build 500,000 social rented homes
  • End 'Right to Buy'
  • Cap rents and introduce longer tenancies

Better Transport

  • Return the railways to public hands
  • Introduce an immediate 10% cut in fares
  • Halt HS2 and airport expansion
  • Promote walking and cycling through better infrastructure

Free Education

  • Scrap university tuition fees
  • Promote a comprehensive system
  • Bring Academies and Free Schools into the Local Authority system
  • Ensure access to education for life

Safe Climate

  • Take serious action on climate change
  • Phase out fossil and nuclear energy
  • Invest in renewable generation, flood defences and building insulation
  • Reduce pollution and promote clean air

Fair Economy

  • End austerity and create over one million jobs
  • A new wealth tax on the top 1%
  • A Robin Hood Tax on the banks
  • Increase the minimum wage to £10 an hour by 2020