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Was print format from 2012 to 13. Now web only. All things climate and resilience in (Greater) Manchester.

Filming #Manchester Council meetings IS allowed, despite what you are told.

The tl:dr – chairs of committees and senior officers of Manchester City Council receive NO training in the rights of citizens to film meetings.  If they make claims about filming that mean citizens are misinformed of their rights, there is … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Climate Jargon Buster Green Drinks, Thurs 21st, #Manchester

On Thursday 21st November, the next “Green Drinks” will be held at the Methodist Hall on Oldham St, central Manchester. Details on the poster here. No need to book, just turn up. It’s a session about the jargon around climate … Continue reading

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Prof Kevin Anderson on #climate, Cohen and what is to be done… #Manchester

Before you watch this footage of Professor Kevin Anderson (filmed in WonkyCam), please fill in this very short survey from Climate Emergency Manchester (1).  You can do it anonymously… Prof Kevin Anderson, of University of Manchester’s Tyndall Centre was in … Continue reading

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Upcoming event: The Circular Economy for Textiles: are we nearly there? #Manchester 25 November.

Booking via here.   Description The Circular Economy for Textiles: are we nearly there? Date: Monday 25th November 2019 Time: Wine reception 5.30pm, lecture 6pm Location: GM LT2, Geoffrey Manton Building, Manchester M15 6LL Tickets: Free – Available on Eventbrite Achieving sustainability in textiles … Continue reading

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Upcoming Friday: Inspirational Australian … film, this Friday, #Manchester

From Greenpeace- Calling all families, eco-warriors & documentary lovers: what would the future look like if we simply embraced the best that exists today? 2040 is an Australian documentary that takes a solutions-based approach to how we can, using the technology … Continue reading

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Upcoming:” Plastic waste, The science and the theology” Uni of #Manchester, 20 November

Peter Budd, Professor of Polymer Chemistry, will consider the science of plastics and the role of theology in driving social change All are welcome to attend ‘Plastic waste: The science and the theology’ on Wednesday, 20 November at 1pm in … Continue reading

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Upcoming event: Drive yourself wild, electrically Thurs 12th December in #Manchester

EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED FROM 16th November to  Thurs 12th December   What: A test drive day for people seriously considering switching to a more eco-friendly* form of transport in the electric car. ,   It’s in conjunction with Transport for … Continue reading

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