Tag Archives: Manchester

Open Letter to Kevin Peel about #Manchester City Council and how to scrutinise it @kevpeel

Dear Kevin, it’s unfortunate that you ignored the content of the 7 proposed ways Manchester City Council could improve its democratic scrutiny, and instead focussed on presentation issues(1). I have no way of knowing if you did this as a … Continue reading

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Youtube: #Fallowfield Secret Garden’s day of fun in south #Manchester

Fallowfield Secret Garden held an open day today. Here’s a wonkycam video with chief Gardener Mark Roberts… If you want to get involved, email ’em at this address; thefallowfieldsecretgarden@gmail.com

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Critique of #Manchester City Council’s Steady-State report

Next Wednesday, June 20, councillors and citizens will discuss a report about Steady-State economics, at Mancheser City Council’s “Economy Scrutiny Committee.” (See below for details) This report was written solely by several council officers, despite a long-standing offer to work … Continue reading


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