How some business trade associations are undermining climate policy. Ben Fagan-Watson is a Research Fellow at the Policy Studies Institute (PSI) at the University of Westminster and lead researcher of the report Lobbying by Trade Associations on EU Climate Policy.
The media just won’t leave Apple alone – I almost feel sorry for them. I know I shouldn’t feel sorry for the global megabrand, but I almost do: Apple’s getting the Panorama treatment.
This morning, volunteers from Manchester Friends of the Earth joined campaigners from Fair Fares Now and the RMT and TSSA unions to protest against the introduction of evening peak fares.
July’s full group meeting unveiled lots of events and activities coming up in the next few months! Read on for a brief summary by Stephanie.
Fallowfield Loop – Temporary Closure (between Yew Tree Road – Mauldeth Road for a 5 day period between 22nd April – 9th May)
Sustrans will have to temporarily close the Fallowfield Loop between Yew Tree Road and Mauldeth Road access points in order to carry out some surface renewal.
On 10 April, Manchester’s Mechanics’ Institute hosted the No More Cold Homes debate, which brought politicians and campaigners together to talk fuel poverty—an issue affecting millions of people across the country.
In October 2012, Friends of the Earth raised serious concerns about the changes to the planning system proposed in the Coalition Government’s Growth and Infrastructure Bill.