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Tell the Prime Minister it’s time for clean air everywhere

Air pollution affects us all – but not nearly enough is being done about it. Dirty air is linked to serious health conditions including asthma, heart disease and lung cancer. And it hits children – whose lungs are still developing … Continue reading

26th Jun 2017
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Name The Larsen C Iceberg #ExxonKnew (350.org)

50 years after learning the truth about climate change, Exxon’s climate denial is having increasingly devastating consequences. An iceberg twice the size of Samoa is about to calve off and collapse into the ocean in one of the most dramatic … Continue reading

22nd Jun 2017
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Save Druridge : Tell the government to scrap opencast coal plans

A gorgeous stretch of coastline, Druridge Bay in Northumberland, faces desecration by a mining company desperate to gouge out three million tonnes of coal. For the past three weeks Friends of the Earth and local residents have been taking part … Continue reading

21st Jun 2017
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I Support Clean Air Everywhere

Tell the Prime Minister it’s time for clean air everywhere

Air pollution affects us all – but not nearly enough is being done about it. Dirty air is linked to serious health conditions including asthma, heart disease and lung cancer. And it hits children – whose lungs are still developing … Continue reading

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Manchester Friends of the Earth Waste Campaign Meeting

The next Waste Campaign meeting is planned to take place on the 18th of July.  We will be looking at the campaign ideas we came up with during our first meeting with the aim to pick two or three of them … Continue reading

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It’s national Clean Air Week. We’re bringing you a tip a day.


	
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Manchester Friends of the Earth Drop-in Wednesday

Join us anytime between 6-8pm to help out with any actions we have to catch up with, drink tea and generally chat about the group (and the state of the world?!) Open to everyone No experience necessary and a good … Continue reading

 
 
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Campaigners hail UNISON decision as Greater Manchester Pension Fund faces more pressure to ditch fossil fuels

Fossil Free Greater Manchester (FFGM) today hailed UNISON’s decision that local authority pension funds should stop investing in fossil fuels. UNISON members took the decision at their annual conference in Brighton.

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Zero Carbon Manchester

Manchester Environment Education Network has invited Paul Allen from the Centre for Alternative Technology to Manchester to discuss a Zero Carbon Manchester.

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Name The Larsen C Iceberg #ExxonKnew (350.org)

50 years after learning the truth about climate change, Exxon’s climate denial is having increasingly devastating consequences. An iceberg twice the size of Samoa is about to calve off and collapse into the ocean in one of the most dramatic … Continue reading

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MEPs back complete ban on bee-harming pesticides

MEPs have overwhelmingly rejected an attempt by a UK Conservative MEP to oppose a full ban on neonicotinoid pesticides that have been linked to bee decline. 43 MEPs on the Environment Committee voted against the proposal by Julie Girling MEP, … Continue reading

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