This tasty recipe is from the Unicorn recipe booklet produced to raise funds for St Bride’s Destitution Project in Old Trafford. It features recipes from the refugees they support, and is on sale in Unicorn.
Hidden behind the twelve presents are top tips for recycling in Greater Manchester. Open the presents and enter the competition with four chances to £50 vouchers.
MySociety has launched a new website, Mapumental Property, which allows users to decide what counts as a tolerable public transport commute time, and the site displays homes for sale or rent within that timeband.
The wettest June on record and hailstorms in August may have resulted in UK farmers suffering one of the worst harvests in recent years, but one bit of a silver lining has been a reversal in policy by many of … Continue reading
Are you a keen photographer? Or a lucky snapper? Do you fancy having your photo seen by thousands of people all over the world? Here’s a fantastic opportunity. Our Christmas ecards competition is now open.
Stacie from the Greater Manchester Energy Advice Service tells us why there’s no time like the present to get toasty:
This season’s recipe from MFoE co-ordinator and Love Your Bike campaigner Pete Preparation and cooking time 30 minutes. Temperature and timings are for a fan-assisted electric oven, quantities for a 10 inch baking tin. Pastry base • 7oz flour (wholemeal, … Continue reading
Eileen finds out about Trafford’s push to get local people growing their own food. On Tuesday 14th February, Gather to Grow in Trafford, a food growing event for all the family, was held at Trafford College. This was a really … Continue reading
The University of Manchester’s Public Participation Geographic Information Systems research team would like to hear from you. Why? We are developing a peer-to-peer or ‘crowdsourcing’ website, where people can share useful experiences and practical tips about renewable heat technologies and … Continue reading
Real Nappy Week 2012 runs from 16th to 22nd April and to celebrate Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority (GMWDA) are hosting 18 nappy events to help you see how easy they are to use. Visit the using real nappies page for … Continue reading
Help us root out the worst offenders for trashing the planet. Making everything we buy and use is putting the earth’s life-support systems under dangerous strain. That’s why we’re campaigning for all companies to start counting the cost and reduce the impacts their … Continue reading
Raise money for Friends of the Earth every time you buy a book – and get big discounts too. Now you can buy great value books and help the planet. Every time you order from The Book Depository, Friends of the Earth … Continue reading