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Anti-Fracking Solidarity: From Latin America to the UK #Manchester, 19 May.

Manchester, Saturday 19 May Anti-Fracking Solidarity: From Latin America to the UK When: 2pm-4pm, followed by social Where: Manchester Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount St, Manchester M2 5NS –Come to connect the resistance to extreme fossil fuels between UK, Argentina and Colombia. Hear the … Continue reading

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Training for protest at BP’s AGM in #Manchester: Tues 15 May

On May 21 BP is – for the first time ever – holding its AGM outside London.  They’re coming to Manchester. There will be a protest.  There is training for that on offer.  Register via here. (Blurb below copied and … Continue reading

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Upcoming event: Unsustainable fossil fuel use 1950-2018. #Manchester #climate

Free event, no need to book.  Tyndall Manchester asking the right questions again…   How did it come to this? Unsustainable global fossil fuel use in historical perspective, 1950-2018 Simon Pirani, Senior Visiting Research Fellow, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies … Continue reading

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Event Report + facilitation reflections- “#Climate Change and Sustainability” seminar, #Manchester

Last Saturday the northwest branch of  Spanish Researchers UK network held a well-executed and interesting seminar on ‘Climate Change and Sustainability’ in central Manchester. Between 30 and 40 people were present at the Cervantes Institute (which kindly provided a  room for … Continue reading

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Great Green Future or the Last Straw? #GMGreenCity

For reasons that escape all explanation, Manchester Climate Fortnightly’s editor did not pass the (mysterious and unexplained) selection process for the recent Mayor’s “Green” Summit. Go figure.  Anyway, some people who did go have written up their reflections.  Here is … Continue reading

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Carbon Coop Home Energy Training, Spring 2018 #Manchester

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Mayor’s Green Summit – some golden ticket winners

They’ve known they were going to be putting on a summit for a year. They were supposed to do it late last year, but didn’t.  Now, a mere three weeks before the Big Day, some people have been told that … Continue reading

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