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Bolton Friends of the Earth

We are a long established group of 4-6 members working mainly on national Friends of the Earth campaigns.  We have stalls, lobby our MPs, hold fund raising events and occasional social events. We meet on the 1st Thursday in the month (but not December) in Bolton.  Meeting dates may change please check with Elizabeth (contact details below).

Please contact: Elizabeth Shepherd, 21 Anfield Road, Bolton, BL3 3DA.   Tel: 01204 650586.  Email: for more information.

Listed below are environment-related actions, events and news for the Bolton area.

Bolton Council Meeting – Climate emergency (hosted by Extinction Rebellion Bolton)

This is the first council meeting of the year. While it is unlikely that the climate emergency will be mentioned in the meeting we are asking people to congregate, as the attendees arrive, to show that this is an important …

Friends of the Earth: Using digital tools to engage your community

Are you using social media, e-mail lists or online events and petitions but not sure if you are getting the best impact?  

Countries, cities and corporations committing to go ‘carbon neutral’

14th Jan 2020

In May 2017, the people of Greater Manchester elected Andy Burnham as GM Mayor. In his manifesto, he committed to a new, accelerated ambition for Greater Manchester on the green economy and carbon neutrality, building on the leadership of the …

Friends of the Earth: Metro Mayors & Combined Authorities webinar

We hold regular climate solutions webinars to focus on important moments for the movement. Here’s what’s coming up next.

Passengers Rise Up! National Day of Action (Bolton Station)

On Thursday 2nd January 2020, rail fares go up again by another 2.8%. The rail franchising system is broken and it’s passengers that are paying the price.

XR Bolton 2020 Planning Meeting (hosted by Extinction Rebellion Bolton)

We will meet at our new venue to discuss how we plan to continue to wake people up to the reality of the climate emergency and how to empower them to take action and make change.

Big Garden Birdwatch 2020 (RSPB)

Take part in the world’s largest wildlife survey on 25-27 January and do something great for nature. Just choose an hour any time over the three days and enjoy time with nature counting birds.

Bolton West Constituency hustings (hosted by Heaton and Halliwell Churches)

Heaton and Halliwell Churches invite you to an Election Forum for the Bolton West Constituency.




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