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There isn’t a local Friends of the Earth group in the Oldham 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.

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

Photogratree Competition #foemcrtree (Closes at midnight on 20th June)

Calling all budding nature photographers! Trees are one of our biggest natural allies in the fight against climate change. They clean the air and water, improve soil health and provide homes to thousands of species.

CANCELLED: Plumpton Clough Tree Planting

Plumpton Clough is the community owned green space behind the Birch Avenue Estate. 5 years after we took control of this important local green space, we have been able to get the support of “CITY OF TREES” who are providing …

Groundswell: Community action for climate justice – Manchester (hosted by Friends of the Earth)

The climate emergency is real and it’s here. But those who’ve done the least to cause the problem are facing the harshest impacts, from working-class communities in the UK to the poorest people around the world.

Friends of the Earth: Welcome webinar

Welcome webinars will introduce you to the Climate Action movement, and the tools and resources you can use to support or develop your local campaign.

Friends of the Earth: Local Elections Campaigning Webinar – putting the climate crisis on the agenda

Is your area having regional elections this spring? Join us to learn about how you can use this election to get serious commitments on climate action from your representatives.

Postponed: Greater Manchester Mayoral Assembly (hosted by Greater Manchester Citizens)

Local and Mayoral Elections will be postponed up to a year and we will be organising our Mayoral Assembly when the elections are announced. Our thoughts with communities and the elderly dealing with the coronavirus outbreak and urge everyone to …

Metro Mayor elections and our climate demands – Planning meeting and networking event

  Join us to discuss how we can ensure candidates for the Greater Manchester Metro Mayor elections on 7 May commit to ambitious action on climate change.

Tree Planting in Oldham (hosted by City of Trees)

Join us for tree planting at Plumpton Clough in Oldham Whether you give 1 day, 1 hour or 1 week, by becoming a Citizen Forester, you’re spreading the word about the City of Trees movement and helping us to achieve …

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