Monthly Archives: June 2017

Job Alert: Community Energy Manager for Electricity Northwest deadline 7 July.

From here Community Energy Manager Tracking Code 1612-099 Job Description There are many challenges ahead for the energy industry, so a vital part of our job at Electricity North West is planning for tomorrow. We’re always developing new ways to … Continue reading

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#goodnews – Dragons! (Is winter coming?)

So, gonna start printing occasional bits of good news, to offset the horror that is the continuing and escalating incompetence and delusion that is Manchester climate tosh… The first bit is a press release that got sent a couple of … Continue reading

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Uni of #Manchester prof on air quality – 40 thousands premature deaths a year in UK.

EXPERT COMMENTARY: “40,000 premature deaths a year in UK caused by poor air quality” Professor Hugh Coe is Professor of Atmospheric Composition in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Manchester and a leading expert in … Continue reading

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Activist Training in #Manchester 24-8 July. Deadline to apply 18th June!!

from here.  Looks good.  Please forward to any young folk (18-25) that you know… Applications open – Demand the Impossible, Manchester 2017 Demand the Impossible is a one-week course in Manchester from July 24th-28th. FREE, including lunch and travel, but places are … Continue reading

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#Manchester “Clean Air” Day, 15th June. BCAG statement

Manchester has awful air quality, in breach of European Union regulations.  Fortunately we are solving this problem by… leaving the European Union (#takebackcontrol). So, this Thursday is “Clean Air Day”   . This event is happening. MCFly has received the following … Continue reading

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Training on Class and Social Movements: Devon, 3-6 August escaping the #smugosphere

Class matters. It really really matters. If environmental social movement organisations continue to ignore it, continue to not understand all the hidden injuries of class and do something about them, they will continue to condemn themselves to irrelevancy. So, what … Continue reading

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Corbyn, #Manchester City Council and #climate change – what next?

Who knew?  Some of us hoped for a hung parliament, but how many of actually believed it could happen?  We misunderestimated the young – they actually came out to vote.  Massive kudos to all those who encouraged that, who went … Continue reading

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Upcoming event: #Manchester “let’s talk about the elections” 14 June

From Steady State Manchester June:  Let’s talk about the elections! Wednesday 14th June 6.30-8pm Lounge at Manchester Methodist Hall Central Buildings, Oldham St, Manchester M1 1JQ We’ve now had both the Greater Manchester Mayoral election and the General Election. Together … Continue reading

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Job Alert: Political organiser for Red Pepper Political Organiser Three days per week, £25,750 per annum pro rata Could you help Red Pepper thrive at a time of great challenges for the left? We’re looking for a motivated and innovative activist with a knack for spotting … Continue reading

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Air Quality and #Manchester, 15 June, 12-2pm

AIR QUALITY: SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS FOR GREATER MANCHESTER 15 June, 12pm – 2:00pm, Innside Manchester, 1 First Street, Manchester, M15 4RP Poor air quality in Greater Manchester is causing ill health; contributing to almost 2,000 deaths a year in the City … Continue reading

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