Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Upcoming event: “Aviation and the #climate crisis” Weds 20th Nov, #Manchester

On Weds 20th November  (7pm-9pm) Flight Free UK is holding a free event – ‘Aviation and the Climate Crisis’ – at Bridge 5 Mill in Ancoats. Full event details are on Eventbrite: http://www.flightfreemanchester.eventbrite.co.uk and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/936960989993874/ The event will explore … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Energise , Sat 16th November in #Manchester

In a couple of weeks there’ll be a day of workshops and talks designed to help folks learn more about retrofitting their houses to improve energy efficiency. You can find out more about the event – and register for it … Continue reading

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Youth #climate conference in #Manchester, 23-4th November – a “must-attend” @LCOYUK

Young people from all over the UK are coming together to organise a Youth Environmental Conference. It will take place at Manchester Metropolitan University on 23 -4 November [website here]. The gathering is one of over 50 happening around the … Continue reading

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Upcoming meeting: “A Green New Deal for the North West” Tues 29 Oct, #Manchester

Details, including registration, here. Join Gina Dowding, Natalie Bennett & guest speakers to learn what a Green New Deal could look like in the North West. About this Event What is a Green New Deal? In the face of the climate … Continue reading

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Tyndall seminar on Community co-design for resilient infrastructure. Tues 29 Oct. #Manchester

‘Community co-design for resilient infrastructure’ by Professor Sarah Bell, on Tuesday 29th October (room C1, George Begg Building, Sackville Street) at 1.30pm. [No need to book. Just turn up. Tyndall seminars always good, sometimes fantastic] Infrastructure resilience requires wide stakeholder engagement, including with local communities … Continue reading

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“Electric Vehicle Discovery Day” in #Oldham, 14th September 10 to 5.

Octopus Electric Vehicles is an EV leasing company based in London. It is hosting an Electric Vehicle Discovery Day in conjunction with Transport for Greater Manchester in Oldham. It is on Saturday the 14th September between 10 and 5, at Oldham Town Hall. … Continue reading

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Upcoming: Trees not Cars occupy Central Retail site – Sat 7th #Manchester

“Trees Not Cars group are occupying the Central Retail site every Saturday. Next Saturday (7th), they have organised for skateboarding company, HUF, to bring a big H to the site for people to skate. “The broader campaign around Central Retail … Continue reading

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Upcoming event: Pension fund protest: Mon 2nd Sept #divestment #climate #Manchester

On 2nd Sept Join Rising Up! Manchester Families in a very visual and surreal climate action along with Ethel and the Earthlings, green and blue from head to toe, and Sami the polar bear. We’re off to Droylsden to call … Continue reading

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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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