If there is not a local group listed in your area – why not help set one up!  Help and support is available from the North West Friends of the Earth campaigners, Helen Rimmer or Polly Steiner.

Listed below are environment-related actions, events and news for the Salford area.

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‘Made to Move’: £1.5 billion reasons to act !

On Friday 15th December, Chris Boardman – the Greater Manchester Cycling and Walking Commissioner will be presenting  the ‘Made to Move: 15 steps to transform Greater Manchester’ plan to Andy Burnham (GM Mayor) and the 10 council leaders at the … Continue reading

10th Dec 2017


Sustainability as if people mattered

The Sustainable Housing and Urban Studies Unit (SHUSU) is pleased to invite you to the fourth celebration event in its 21st anniversary series, ‘Sustainability as if people mattered: Local projects, future directions.’



Manchester FoE festive social

It seems like a good time for a Manchester Friends of the Earth social…. 



Alternative ‘Gardeners’ Question Time’

Greencare is a therapeutic approach which aims to improve people’s health and wellbeing by increasing their contact with nature. At this event academics will talk about current research on Greencare, and debate how it can best be used to improve … Continue reading



Apple Day Celebration & Pie Contest

After popular demand we’re returning once more to Ordsall Hall for an even bigger and better Apple Day Celebration and Pie Contest. This family friendly afternoon will play host to a myriad of orchard related activities.



Zero Waste Week (4-8th September)

Zero Waste Week is the annual awareness campaign for reducing landfill. Helping you save money and preserve resources since 2008.



Birds of Peel Park – Talk & Screening

Join local wildlife photographer Dr Luke Blazejewski for an evening of short films, wildlife photography, tales from the natural world, and a geeky obsession over the beauty of butterflies (self control is hard). Whether you are a seasoned ornithologist or … Continue reading



Fossil Free Greater Manchester meeting (Skype)

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.