On June 9th Hynd’s Blog reported how Green Party Membership was growing in a way that the other ‘bigger’ parties were not. At that time they had just over 17,000 members.
On September 17th Hynd’s Blog reported that Green Party membership had tripled between 2002 and 2014. At that time Green Party membership stood at about 18,500.
On the 3rd October Hynd’s Blog reported that Green Party membership was, for the first time in the party’s history, over 20,000.
Today, 11th November, Hynd’s Blog notes a tweet sent from Derek Wall (former Principle Speaker and now International spokesperson of the Greens):
This is, by anyone’s standards, quite an extraordinary growth in party membership. In their words:
“In the last 2 weeks someone has joined the Green Party every 10 minutes”