Tag Archives: TfGM

Even cats and goldfish can see #manchester #climate cooking of books #beyondthecarbonbudget

Delilah (that’s the cat) has clearly been reading this analysis of Manchester City Council’s Annual Carbon “Reduction” Plan…  Tomorrow that plan comes under scrutiny, at a free and public meeting. Starts 2pm, Committee Room 11, Manchester Town Hall.

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Destruction and Disconnected Policies: The real state of #biodiversity in Greater #Manchester and the UK

Dave Bishop, a regular writer for Manchester Climate Monthly, explores the damage being done to Manchester’s biodiversity – and what we can do about it. Dave will be launching his report on the state of Manchester’s biodiversity on Tuesday 16th … Continue reading

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A #Manchester “cycling revolution” just a mouse click away? Sign the petition…

Transport for Greater Manchester are trying to get some money out of central Government to improve cycling in the city.  Why not help them out, it will take literally a second.  No registration, no spam – just one second… Click … Continue reading

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PMT #02: Please publicise MCFly and/or complete a sentence…. #Manchester #climate

Please follow us on facebook and twitter (@mcr_climate) and get into the habit of reposting/retweeting our posts. And/or complete this sentence (by posting in the comments box)  “MCFly would be a lot better as a resource for people trying to … Continue reading

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PMT #01: Please write to the Chair of TfGM about how consultations are publicised

Please join other MCFly readers in taking a quick action on public transport and democratic accountability. Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) is “the organisation responsible for implementing local transport policy … responsible for investing your money in improving transport services … Continue reading

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Metrolink – unlinked from biodiversity concerns?

Dave Bishop, MCFly’s biodiversity reporter, has more questions about the Metrolink expansion and the rhetoric-reality gaps “on the ground.”  Dave will be attending the climate hustings tonight, at the Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount St. Last summer (2011) I noticed … Continue reading

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