There isn’t a local Friends of the Earth group in the Bury area – so why not help set one up?  Help and support is available from Friends of the Earth’s North West regional campaigns organiser, Estelle.

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

Mayor’s Question Time #AskAndyGM

Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham will hold a question time event in the week before every Combined Authority meeting, in the area in which the meeting will be held. The question time event is on Thursday, September 26 and … Continue reading



Breathing Space II (hosted by Save Greater Manchester Greenbelt)

2nd BREATHING SPACE CONFERENCE: BUILDING OUR GREATER MANCHESTER Save Greater Manchester’s Green Belt (SGMGB) have organised a 2nd FREE Conference to discuss issues relating to the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework and to examine areas we know we need solutions for.



Organic September Saturday 2019

On 14 September 2019, independent retailers all over the UK will be opening their doors for Organic September Saturday.



Manchester Friends of the Earth Annual General Meeting AND Social

Join us for the Manchester Friends of the Earth Annual General Meeting and Social on the evening of Friday 18th January. 



Whose Knowledge Matters? Invitation to a workshop on citizen contributions to spatial planning

As community groups, campaigners and concerned citizens we have a lot to say about the plans that councils and developers have for where we live and work. But how good are the makers of plans, proposals and consultations at listening … Continue reading



Ramsbottom’s #PlasticFree meeting

Ramsbottom’s next #PlasticFree meeting is happening at 7pm on Monday the 17th of December at #Ramsbottom #Community Fire Station: Plastic Free Champion



Permaculture Design Course (Bury)

This full Permaculture Design course, certificated internationally by the Permaculture Research Institute will run on one Saturday per month, starting on Saturday 16th February 2019. A full list of dates is available here. This course is also open on a modular basis. 



Manchester Friends of the Earth December social

Over 2018 we have we have worked with many people to help make Greater Manchester greener and you are invited to help us celebrate!