Create a haven to help bees and other insects thrive. Now is the perfect time to apply – you’ll get your free seeds in time for autumn sowing.
On Monday (12 October 2015), Paul Willis, Managing Director, Volkswagen Group UK and Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin will give evidence on Volkswagen Group emissions violations to the Transport Select Committee.
Tired of bland, same same, mediocre and uninspiring eats? Stuck in a rut with your cooking and nutrition? Have belly troubles, autoimmune concerns or just feeling a bit under the weather? This event is for you: come and learn how … Continue reading
There some really interesting events Friday (16th October), that we thought you would want to know about (as they are food and soil related – and involve exciting visiting speakers!) On Friday 16th October from 4.30 until 6.30pm there’s a … Continue reading
Manchester Friends of the Earth is an award-winning environmental group, creatively campaigning on local, national and international issues. We are fuelled by volunteer energy and funded by membership subscriptions and donations.
An island in the South Pacific has a problem. It’s hollow. Anxiety levels are rising in a North American boardroom. Eve’s garden is bursting with next door’s rubbish. Even the ducks have relocated… they’re in Bangladesh.
Barclays has just replied to the nearly 7,000 people who’ve taken Friends of the Earth’s action asking the bank not to fund fracking. Barclays has a 97% stake in Third Energy, the company that wants to frack beautiful Ryedale in … Continue reading
Seminar: Export coal in a changing economic climate: the economics and politics of a moratorium on new coal mines
Despite international commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions a number of countries, and companies, remain committed to significant expansion of the coal industry. The three proposed coal mines in Australia’s Galilee Basin have the potential to produce a combined 100 … Continue reading
An environmental charity has again written to Trafford council about plans for a coal bed methane site near Davyhulme  Trafford planning committee is meeting today (Thursday 8 October, 6.30pm) to decide on an application from IGas – the company … Continue reading