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.

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

The Saddleworth Fashion Fix (hosted by CRIBS International and My Saddleworth)

Clothes Swap // Catwalk // Live Music // Auction // Stalls // Food How it works Bring along your pre-loved clothes (clean & in good condition). Women’s 👗Men’s 👔 Kid’s 👕 Babies 👶 Shoes 👠 Accessories 👛 all welcome. Browse … 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.



Apple collectors wanted! (Mossley Community Orchard)

Volunteers wanted to pick apples ahead of the juicing day at the Horticultural Show held at Mossley Community Centre.



Family Day at Dovestone RSPB Nature Reserve (Greater Manchester City Nature Challenge)

Free Drop-in family activities at Ashway Gap picnic area Dovestone Nature Reserve, Bank Lane, Greenfield, Oldham, OL3 7NE



Join us to plant trees in Oldham! (10:10)

We’re working with community tree planting experts, City of Trees, who are hosting the events. Over three different days we’ll be planting 4,000 trees on Crompton Moor upstream of the town of Shaw. Shaw is often at risk of flooding, … Continue reading



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



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!