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Saddleworth Moor fire – Wildlife Trusts response #Manchester #pressrelease

So, if you are in Manchester you can probably smell and taste Saddleworth Moor right now. If you’re asthmatic, for god’s sake, have your inhalers on you, and make sure people know what to do if you get unwell.  Meanwhile, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: “The Clearing” 26 June, #Manchester # climate

The Clearing What kind of world might be coming over the horizon, and what will it be like to live in it? Programmed as part of Castlefield Gallery’s CG Associates series of monthly events, for our June session Tom James … Continue reading

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Activists to Mayor: “Blame the real polluters!” #CleanAirDay

Thursday is so-called “Clean Air Day” in Greater Manchester. The Breathe Clean Air Group, which has been trying to educated politicians and stop the more egregious stupidities, is underwhelmed. They’ve sent out a press release (see below) and this open … Continue reading

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Repair Cafe Roadshow. #Manchester #Moston #Cheetham Hill 9 June

Please forward on to anyone who would be interested! REPAIR CAFE ROADSHOW Start a Repair Café in your neighbourhood! Do you have broken items cluttering up your home?  Wouldn’t it be great if there was somewhere you could go to … Continue reading

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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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