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

General Election 2019: candidate hustings (hosted by Altrincham & Bowdon Civic Society and Sale Civic Society)

Altrincham & Bowdon Civic Society in conjunction with Sale Civic Society, have arranged an Election Hustings where people can meet and question their local party candidates.



Woodland Thinning and Scrub Clearance at Wellacre Country Park

Join our Trafford Citizen Forester group twice a month and help to improve your local green spaces for both wildlife and users!



Doing Buses Differently – proposed franchising scheme for Greater Manchester – public information event

The Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) are holding events across Greater Manchester so people can learn more about the consultation. There are two types of events:



November litter picking (Seymour Park)

We are on 80 bags this year since April. Can we get to 100 by Christmas? We’ll see!



Fossil fuel divestment action outside Trafford Council meeting

The Trafford Council meeting on Wednesday 9th October will debate a motion submitted by Trafford Green Party councillors calling on the Greater Manchester Pension Fund (GMPF) to divest from fossil fuels.



Greater Manchester Green Belt walk with CPRE Lancashire and Dr. Andrew Read

Take a walk in the Green Belt with CPRE Lancashire and GM Ringway creator, Dr Andrew Read, to learn about the countryside on your doorstep.



The North West Bus Debate (TravelWatch NorthWest Conference )

The NorthWest Bus debate, is the next  conference of TravelWatch NorthWest (TWNW) which is devoted exclusively to bus matters at a time when the structure of bus service provision is being debated.



Local Climate Action Info Evening

We’re facing a climate emergency. The biggest threat to our very existence and to much of the natural world we’ve ever seen. And yet our leaders are letting us down.