Bolton Friends of the Earth
We are a long established group of 6-8 members working mainly on national Friends of the Earth campaigns. We have stalls, lobby our MPs, hold fund raising events and occasional social events. We meet on the fourth Wednesday in the month (but not December) at 8.00pm, at the Friends Meeting House, Silverwell St, Bolton. Meeting dates may change please check (contact details below).
Please contact: Elizabeth Shepherd, 21 Anfield Road, Bolton, BL3 3DA. Tel: 01204 650586. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Listed below are environment-related actions, events and news for the Bolton area.
Zero Waste Week is the annual awareness campaign for reducing landfill. Helping you save money and preserve resources since 2008.
Hear from Unitarian Minister Stephen Lingwood. Part of a series of climate change talks in Bolton. When: 7.30pm, Wednesday 27th September Where: Bank Street Unitarian Chapel, Bank Street, Bolton Town Centre, BL1 1TS More info: Contact email@example.com
Hear from representatives from Bolton Against Fracking. Part of a series of climate change talks in Bolton. When: 7.30pm, Wednesday 20th September Where: Bank Street Unitarian Chapel, Bank Street, Bolton Town Centre, BL1 1TS More info: Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Hear from Professor Geoffrey Levermore, University of Manchester. Part of a series of climate change talks in Bolton.
Join us to find out how you can get involved in our campaign to persuade the Greater Manchester Pension Fund to divest the £1.3 billion it holds in fossil fuel investments.
Roll on to the Rolling Resistance this July as anti-fracking activists converge on Preston New Road to stop the fracking industry in its tracks. Beginning in central Manchester, this one day bike ride will wind its way through local sites … Continue reading
News release: Australian campaigners visit Manchester to share secret to beating the fracking industry
Manchester Friends of the Earth, Frack Free Greater Manchester and Central Lancashire Friends of the Earth are inviting people to a special screening of ‘The Bentley Effect’ Movie – A Message of Hope, 3pm, Saturday 27th May at the Central … Continue reading
The Bentley Effect – a film produced by Brendan Shoebridge, Ian Gaillard and Simon Clough, details how the idyllic Northern Rivers of New South Wales, Australia, came under threat from invasive industrial gasfields. It explores the multifaceted issue of hydraulic … Continue reading