Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Upcoming event: Trees not cars 17th August, 1pm #Manchester

Long-term observers of Manchester City Council are shocked, shocked to find that the recent declaration of a climate emergency turns out to be empty rhetoric rather than the radical, participatory and effective action that the City Council and its figleaf … Continue reading

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Three dates for your diary. 10th, 17th and 19th July. #Climate #Manchester

So, putting aside the putrid and worse-than-useless climate change “conference’ on Monday 8th July (more about that in another blog post soon), there are three events that you will want to put in your diary. Weds 10th July, 9.30. I … Continue reading

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DATE FOR YOUR DIARY: Weds 10th July, #Manchester City Council debates #Climate Emergency

Repost from Climate Emergency Manchester. Please share. On the morning of Wednesday 10th July (10am), the full council meeting of Manchester City Council will debate a motion calling for the declaration of a climate emergency. The motion is being put … Continue reading

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Volunteers needed to collect signatures & interesting seminar this Thursday

Hello! This Sunday, 23rd June, there is “Manchester Day” activities in the city centre. Folks from Climate Emergency Manchester (including MCFly editor Marc Hudson) will be out and about collecting signatures.  (Read this account and another one about what that … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Joint Union Working towards Training for Green Jobs. #Manchester Tues 2nd July.

This meeting below is aimed at Trade Unionists active within key sectors who are interested in working together to advance this agenda, Joint Union Working towards Training for Green Jobs Tuesday July 2nd  – 18.00 – 20.00  Council Chamber, Floor … Continue reading

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“We are the Northern Powerhouse” #ExtinctionRebellion #Manchester 30 Aug- 4 Sept

This via an email list: THE NORTH RISES UP! JOIN THE NORTHERN REBELLION Rebels, you’re invited to a civil summer… It’s finally the North’s turn to rise up for the climate and ecological emergency. To keep up the momentum after … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: “Climate Emergency, Energy Democracy and the Labour Movement”, Weds 10 July, #Manchester

Details here. UK labour movement representatives and international allies are meeting in Manchester on 9-10 July to discuss climate emergency, public control over the power sector and the Labour Party strategy for decarbonisation. The meeting will be assessing the Labour … Continue reading

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