Tag Archives: Manchester Green Party

Round-up of groups’ views on #Manchester Council’s Carbon “Reduction” Plan #beyondthecarbonbudget

Today the Neighbourhoods Scrutiny Committee discusses the City Council’s “Annual Carbon Reduction Plan.” MCFly asked various groups for a statement. Here’s what we got; Steady State Manchester‘s take Inaccurate Figures Risk Complacency in Manchester City Councils Carbon Reduction Plan. In essence; … Continue reading

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Very good climate change letter in #Manchester Evening News by Green Party member

Manchester’s climate activists should, in MCFly’s humble (cough cough) opinion, be making more strenuous and systematic efforts to get “the message” across via the letters page of the Manchester Evening News. The message – of urgency, of the near-total ineptitude … Continue reading

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Climate Hustings: “What I hope happens” by Green Party panellist

We’ve asked each of the panellists for the Tuesday April 17th climate hustings (book here!) (Cllr Nigel Murphy, Cllr Marc Ramsbottom and Brian Candeland) for a brief statement on 200 word or so article on why they’re coming (beyond “I … Continue reading

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Green Party to review its climate change policy

 MCFly’s spies are everywhere.  One of them told us that the Green Party was taking a new look at its climate policy.  We asked the Manchester Green Party’s Secretary, David Mottram to tell us more… The Green Party, meeting at … Continue reading

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Event report: Food and the city

Two thought-provoking presentations about food and cities formed the meat (!) of a Manchester Green Party (1) meeting yesterday evening. The monthly gathering, held at the Friends Meeting House, heard from Liz Postlethwaite about her recent trip to examine urban … Continue reading

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