Tag Archive: Event

Feb 25

Manchester as a Low Carbon Economic Area. 3 Experts Give Their Views at LCEA Event

Toasty Bury

Tweet Greater Manchester LCEA event – Feb 2011 I have been meaning to write this post since I went to the event and now I have the presentations through to help me! I am really excited about the concept of LCEAs (Low Carbon Economic Areas) especially after this event with such knowlegable speakers. The event …

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Nov 24

AFSL Event – Creating Sustainable Communities

Tweet A local Manchester charity, Action for Sustainable Living or afsl (pronounced afsul), held a Creating Sustainable Communities event yesterday at Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester. The event was presented by local celebrity Dave Haslam of Hacienda etc. fame and was a great insight into their work, achievements and future plans, as well as being a …

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Oct 30

Envirolution: Pollution – Solution – Evolution

Tweet Envirolution at the Contact theatre, Manchester, today. I was there with Nicola on the EMERGE stand and pleanty of people were asking us about EMERGE and Fareshare. There was a workshop on Windowfarms http://www.windowfarms.org/which was very interesting and I may have to try this out. I had a go on the FOE smoothie making …

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Oct 11

Manchester Food & Drink Festival Recycling Roundup

Tweet It was the last day of the festival yesterday – and by far the best day I was working there. The sun was shining brightly, the entertainment was excellent… and a lovely lady from Earth Cafe gave me a plate of rice and stuff for my tea. Thanks Patricia!! The site was full of …

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Oct 08

Manchester Food & Drink Festival pt3.

Tweet Sunny again today at the Manchester Food & Drink Festival. No entertainment during the day for some reason today – surely employing a guy with an acoustic guitar like yesterday can’t cost that much? The sun meant a good steady flow of punters sampling the food & drink though with the pie stall and …

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Oct 07

Manchester Food and Drink Festival pt2.

Tweet I helped out at the Manchester Food and Drink Festival again today. I was not happy when I got there today. Parking at the MEN Arena was £9, I had to park there because I didn’t have time to find anywhere else. It was event parking prices – even though I parked there during …

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Oct 04

Manchester Food and Drink Festival – Recycling

Tweet I helped out EMERGE with their recycling activities at the Manchester Food and Drink Festival yesterday. I was taking care of the site waste management with Picky and Keith. It was peeing it down when I got there aroung midday and I though I was in for a long day. There wasn’t much to …

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