Monthly Archives: May 2019

Barclays Bank #climate protest, Sat 25th May #Manchester

Manchester Momentum joined with XR and other environmental supporting groups on Saturday 25th May as part of international action targeting Barclays bank. Barclays was the target as they are the worst bank in Europe for funding the fossil fuel industry, … Continue reading

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Carnival of Creatures, Sat 1st June – volunteers needed! #Manchester #climate

This below from Rose Arnold, part of Rising Up! Manchester Families, about the upcoming Carnival of Creatures… The creatures are waiting…volunteers needed to bring them to life.  We have loads of beautiful animals and insect puppets and masks loaned from … Continue reading

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Fossil-Free Greater Manchester – who, what, why, when…

Tonight there’s a meeting at the Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount St, on the vital topic of “What Next for Climate Action in Manchester?”  Come for 7pm to mingle, panel discussion starts at 7.30pm. If all the active groups in … Continue reading

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Video: Claire Stocks of @XR_MCR (#ExtinctionRebellion in #Manchester), ahead of ‘What Next?’ meeting on Thursday

This Thursday evening (23rd May) there is a free public meeting at the Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount St, Central Manchester (behind the Central Library). The meeting is called “What Next for Climate Action in Manchester?” Come to mingle from … Continue reading

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Whalley Range #Climate Action Group – @RangeAction – video interview #Manchester

The following video interview with Whalley Range Climate Action Group founders Gudrun and Jane was conducted on Saturday 18 May. We are two friends who have started a group in our area to bring people together on climate breakdown. We … Continue reading

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New website/organisation: CircularCityMcr #Manchester #CircularEconomy

Here’s an interview with the founders of a new organisation, CircularCityMcr. Who are you guys? How long  have you been in Manchester? Did you “come for uni and then stayed” like almost everyone else? Circular City MCR is a Manchester … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Climate emergency: let’s talk solutions #Manchester 30 May

Free event, at the Patagonia Store, from 6.30pm on Thurs May 30th. Book here Climate emergency: let’s talk solutions. We are witnessing a seismic shift in the campaign to prevent climate breakdown. Schoolchildren have gone on strike, many deeply committed … Continue reading

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