Organisations

A lot of more or less formally constituted organisations and informal groups came together at various stages during the development of the green movement. Here we list a sample of some significant ones in the UK. Title links to main article on this site.

PEOPLE 1972 to 1975. Renamed as Ecology Party 1975

Movement for Survival. 1972 to 1974. Merged into PEOPLE 1974

Oxford Ecology Movement.

Oxford Ecology Party.

Ecology Party. 1975 to 1985. Renamed The Green Party 1985

The Green Party. 1985 to 1990

The Green Party of England and Wales. 1990 to now. Renamed after Scotland and Northern Ireland formed separate Green Parties

Primitive People's Fund - 1969 to now as Survival International

Friends of the Earth (FoE) England, Wales & N.ireland. 1971 to now. formed as a branch of FoE International which started in 1969

Greenpeace UK. 1977 to now. Greenpeace itself was founded during the period 1969-71 (dates vary), the UK office opened in 1977 although many in the UK were already involved in and supporting its activities internationally

CND 1958 to now, and particularly Ecology Party/Green CND 1975 to 1985

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