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Labour Party conference came to Manchester in September, and we seized on the opportunity to try to lobby Secretary of State Ruth Kelly regarding her inexplicable support for the exclusion of emissions from international aviation from the Climate Change Bill.
Campaigners from Manchester Friends of the Earth , dressed as airline crew, today presented Ruth Kelly (Secretary of State for Transport) with an aeroplane covered in postcards from her constituents urging her not to ignore aviation.
Photo Opportunity: On Saturday 24th May at 4.30pm in the Peace Gardens, east of St Peter’s Square, John Leech MP, local campaigners and Manchester citizens will gather to compete in a series of ‘climate gym’ events.
On Saturday 5th April, a group of performers from Friends of the Earth and Christian Aid put on a street theatre performance to highlight the exclusion of emissions from international aviation from the Climate Change Bill.
Photo Opportunity:On Thursday 3rd April at 1.30pm and Saturday 5th April at 2pm in Cathedral Gardens outside Urbis, there will be a street theatre performance with songs and sketches featuring airline crew and a bemused ‘Gordon Brown’ being joined in …