Photo Opportunity Local residents will connect with John Leech MP at 2pm on Saturday 6 November at Nell Lane Community Centre, Buckthorn Close (off Nell Lane), M21 7UG.
In the wake of last year’s success at getting Manchester to commit to 41% emissions cuts over the 2010–20 period, it’s now time to spread the message to other boroughs in Greater Manchester. Trafford has recently signed up to the … Continue reading
The Council’s stakeholder conference will give people a say in its action plan, says Marc Hudson. The Stakeholder Conference for Manchester’s Action Plan A Certain Future, on Tuesday 30th November, will be the most important event for Mancunians concerned about … Continue reading
If councils in Greater Manchester insulated buildings and fitted green energy across the region, it could create over 1,000 jobs as well as slashing climate-changing emissions, according to independent research released by Manchester Friends of the Earth today (Thursday 25 … Continue reading
Green League Table We asked each candidate if they agree, somewhat agree, somewhat disagree or disagree with ten statements on key environmental issues. Each answer scored between +2 points for agree and -2 points for disagree, giving candidates a total score … Continue reading
Introduction The 2010 General Election will be one of the closest-run in recent history, and comes at a critical time for our future as we face growing concerns about climate change, resource depletion and the state of our planet’s life support … Continue reading
In the run-up to the Copenhagen climate summit, Manchester FoE, along with other environmental campaigning groups and Manchester residents, joined thousands in London for the Wave, the world’s biggest Climate Change march. On December 5, two trains chartered by the … Continue reading
Manchester FoE activists certainly were, reports Sarah. Six of us joined thousands of international protesters to join the Flood demonstrations at the Copenhagen climate summit. Georgia, Cat, Wendy, Ricky, James and I met other FoE activists at London St Pancras … Continue reading