Our city’s shared plan to tackle climate change

Events

Global Challenges: Climate Change & Sustainability (SRUK seminar)

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 10:30 to 17:00

To commemorate 2018 Earth’s Day, London and Northwest constituencies are delighted to present a seminar series on global challenges. Seminars will include the collaboration of experts in different topics related with the Sustainable Developments Goals, panels and round tables.

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Big Saturday - Earth Day

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 11:00 to 16:00

Join us as we celebrate International Earth Day which falls on the 22nd of April every year.  

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Earth Day at the Museum

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 11:00 to 16:00

Attend the Manchester Museum’s annual celebration of Earth Day.

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MCR: It’s time for a Fashion Revolution!

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 13:00 to 17:30

Join Stitched Up for an informative and inspiring afternoon, and get involved in creating a Manchester Fashion Revolution!

 

Fashion Revolution Day, 24th April 2018 marks five whole years since the tragic Rana Plaza garment factory collapse. In this incident over 1,135 people lost their lives while they were sewing clothes for the British high street. Thousands more people were injured or had their lives severely impacted by the disaster. Many are still suffering these impacts now.

 

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Earth Day Festival and Screening of 'Project Wild Thing'

Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 11:00 to 16:30

Friends of Stretford Public Hall are partnering up with Stretford in Bloom for an Earth Day Festival. 

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Energy from Wind - the Green Route to Hydrogen Fuel Energy

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 18:00 to 20:00

How can we achieve a more sustainable energy sector? 

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April Green Drinks

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 18:00 to 21:00

April's Green Drinks is very nearly upon us, and this week’s focus is on single-use plastics. 

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Bike Friday

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 08:00 to 09:30

Normally, held on the last Friday of the month, Bike Friday is a set of led commuter rides into Manchester from various starting places around Greater Manchester. Most rides leave at 8am but check the website as they vary depending on the distance from Manchester. Rides finish at Ezra and Gil,  Stevenson Square, in Manchester City Centre.

 

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'In Our Hands' Film Screening

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 19:00 to 21:00

The Kindling Trust will be screening ‘In Our Hands’ a lovely film made by the Land Workers Alliance that looks at the problems with the UK industrial food system and explores the quiet revolution among small hold farmers to combat this and transform how our food is produced and distributed. Throughout the tumultuous summer of the Brexit referendum the Land workers’ Alliance joined forces with two film-makers, to unearth the farms and faces that are making this change happen.

 

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Young FOE MCR Sustainable Fashion Fair

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 12:00 to 16:00

Young Friends of the Earth Manchester welcome you to come along to our sustainable fashion fair on Saturday 28th April!

 

The fair will involve sustainable clothing stalls, a fashion quiz, an upcycling workshop and a clothes swap. It is free to attend (yes, including the chance to upcycle your clothes) and you could even win a Patagonia fleece just for coming!

 

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