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Monthly Magazine/newsletter about all things climate and resilience in Greater Manchester.

Sustainable Activism Weekend Workshop, Nr Bristol, 19 – 21 June not #Manchester

Where? Claverham, near Bristol Cost? Sliding scale of £15 – £100 When? Fri 19 (pm) – Sunday 21 June 2015 Why? When we think of mounting inequalities, eco-systemic collapse, runaway climate change, and the rise of the Right – the … Continue reading

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Veg Box scheme at University of #Manchester

“Introducing our Small Veg Box: the ideal amount for the individual or smaller household. Each box has approximately 6 types of local, organic vegetable each week for £8. Available from the 2nd June from the University of Manchester campus: http://www.vegboxpeople.org.uk”; … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Carbon Coop AGM Thurs 21st May #Manchester #climate

Event Details We’d like to invite you to the Carbon Co-op AGM on Thursday 21st May 2015. A chance to find out more about what we’ve achieved, have your say on the activities of your society and elect (or stand … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Greenpeace “Arctic 30″ campaigner in Manchester on Fri 15th May.

Phil Ball, who spent three months in a Russian prison when armed commandos stormed the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise in 2013, will be speaking in Manchester after the showing of the documentary Black Ice, which tells the story of the … Continue reading

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Job Alert: Urban Orchard Project is hiring!

The Urban Orchard Project is a pioneering charity, dedicated to creating skilled communities that plant, care for and harvest fruit trees, whilst connecting urban communities and increasing access to fruit.   We are recruiting for a Greater Manchester Project Manager … Continue reading

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#Manchester Evening News publishes letter about “eco-neighbourhoods” debacle

From 16th April 2015 MEN Manchester City Council is very good at making promises.  18 months ago they promised a $14.5m “Clean City Fund” from an airport windfall.  There was lots of coverage about the scheme being set up. Not … Continue reading

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Job Alert: Zero Waste Europe Associate Campaigner

Positions in Manchester (or potentially remote within Europe) and Brussels: Associate Campaigner Operations Manager, Development and Policy Coordinator. http://www.zerowasteeurope.eu/job-vacancies/ ZWE’s Associate Campaigner will: Assist and work alongside the Associate Director with daily work of the organization, including administrative, financial, logistics, … Continue reading

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