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Greater Manchester Community Renewables Share Offer Launch

Contributed by Harriet Mansfield on 18.05.2016

An article about Greater Manchester Community Renewables Share Offer Launch. Written by Harriet Mansfield 

Greater Manchester Community Renewables (GMCR) project was founded a little over a year ago in January 2015 by a group of passionate volunteers. The aim of GMCR was to bring the benefits of community owned renewable energy to Greater Manchester.

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Clean Cities Agenda and the GM Business Context

Contributed by Anonymous on 17.05.2016

The pro-manchester Green Economy group and Transport and Infrastructure Group have organised an expert panel to discuss what a Green Cities agenda actually means for Manchester and the wider local economy.

The next few years will see substantial investment in the city’s transport infrastructure as well as a number of major redevelopment projects.

These are vital to continue the drive for the further growth and success of Manchester and wider local economy.

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Climate Control Exhibition Opening

Contributed by Alice Litchfield on 11.05.2016

An Article about the opening of the Manchester Museum's new exhibition Climate Control. Written by Alice Litchfield 

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What’s Powering Your Hub? A Certificate in Carbon Literacy

Contributed by Alice Litchfield on 11.05.2016

An Article about What’s Powering Your Hub? A Certificate in Carbon Literacy. Written by Alice Litchfield 

A fully funded one-day course for Community Hubs interested in climate change, their community and getting involved in supporting and stimulating  collective action on fuel poverty and climate change.

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Tale of Two Cities - Quinney Crescent Seed Sowing

Contributed by Alice Howse on 10.05.2016

An Article about Tale of Two Cities - Quinney Crescent seed sowing. Written by Alice Howse 

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My Day on the Leigh Guided Busway

Contributed by Emma Charlotte Richards on 10.05.2016

An Article about the Leigh Guided Busway. Written by Emma Charlotte Richards 

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Fun Palaces Workshop

Contributed by Alice Litchfield on 10.05.2016

An Article written about a Fun Palaces Workshop in Manchester Museum. Written by Alice Litchfield

On Saturday afternoon Manchester Museum became home to a Fun Palaces workshop. This workshop was designed for anyone interested in setting up their own Fun Palace and gave details on how to complete one and why you should do it.

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Jonny and the Baptist: The End is Nigh

Contributed by Alice Litchfield on 10.05.2016

An Article about the play 'Jonny and the Baptist: The End is Nigh' written by Alice Litchfield 

On Friday night, Jonny and the Baptist took over a space at the Lowry in Salford Quays and performed their show; The End is Nigh. It is a satirical comedy that focuses on the story of Jonny who told his four year old niece that the world was going to end due to Climate Change and how he and his friend, Paddy, are going to try and fix it.

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Leisure Travel After Retirement: Anticipation and Experience in the UK

Contributed by Harriet Mansfield on 11.05.2016

An Article about leisure travel after retirement: anticipation and experience in the UK. Written by Harriet Mansfield

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EU Referendum: a Spotlight on Food and Farming

Contributed by Alice Litchfield on 04.05.2016

An Article about EU Referendum: a spotlight on food and farming. Written by Alice Litchfield 

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