Manchester FoE has been raising awareness about the new Sustainable Livestock Bill, introduced in June by MP Robert Flello. In our August newsletter we reported how Withington MP John Leech took part in a Rainforest Free Lunch photo shoot to … Continue reading
Helen Rimmer reports on the 2010 Conservative conference and what it means for FoE. Politicians, party activists, journalists, lobbyists and protesters piled into Birmingham to attend the first Conservative conference in thirteen years to take place with the Tories in … Continue reading
Manchester’s legendary co-op marks its fortieth birthday, reports Georgia Tsakiri. One of Manchester’s gems, the Eighth Day Cooperative, celebrated its 40th birthday in September and threw a grand party for its members and friends. The famous vegetarian health food shop … Continue reading
It’s time for Real Food. It’s time to rethink our use of artificial fertilisers and pesticides that damage our health, and the wasteful transportation of produce across the world that contributes to climate change. Above all, it’s time for a … Continue reading
One of my favourites-I love humous and eat it every single day! So any variation is welcome-this is a Turkish speciality I tried over the summer and was given the recipe by a local chef-add more chili if you fancy! … Continue reading
Manchester MP Tony Lloyd took time out from the Labour conference in Manchester this week to pose with local campaigners to pledge his support for a new law to halt the environmental damage being caused by factory farming.
Manchester MP Tony Lloyd took time out from the Labour conference in Manchester today to pose with local campaigners to pledge his support for a new law to halt the environmental damage being caused by factory farming.
John Leech supports rainforest-free lunches and Robert Flello launches livestock bill. Factory farming of poultry, pigs and cattle in Europe relies heavily on high-protein animal feed. This has created a global food chain depending on feed crops from the other … Continue reading
News release John Leech MP joined Manchester Friends of the Earth today to show his support for rainforest-free meat and dairy. He is one of more than 160 MPs to back calls for farm animals to be born, bred and … Continue reading