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BRISTOL GREENPEACE - IMPORTANT ISSUES FOR YOU TO CONSIDER

Dear All,  WELCOME once again to the thriving GREENPEACE Group in Bristol, and thank you for your interest and support. We have sent a £1,000 cheque to...
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GREENPEACE STALL -"LOVE FOOD" FESTIVAL SUNDAY 26th October 2014

"LOVE FOOD" events are special to us and this one was no exception. Thanks to Lorna for the great space and the invitation to the Spiegeltent "LOVE FOOD"...
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UNA - The Global Village Revisited

Thank you to everyone who helped out at the UNA world week last week. Sheila has written: Dear John,    I write to thank you, and ...
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Fracking Cameron

Tories + Climate Deniers = Out of Touch with Public over Wind.

With 101 Tory MPs recognised as climate deniers, the UK is moving in the opposite and wrong direction if the world is to halt climate change. This ''business...
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Fracking Cameron

Frack Heads Will Roll

Like the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the UK Governments infectious pro-fracking policy seems almost unstoppable. Indeed many are predicting an epidemic of...
by Glasgow
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There can be enough green energy for our needs

Again and again we hear on the media that we have to use nuclear power and shale gas because there are no alternatives. I believed it myself until I heard that...
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Photovoltaic solar panel

MOVE IT,(your money) from fossil fuel banks.

£66 billion that is how much money has been invested in fossil fuels by the big 5 banks in the UK. At a time when ALL fossil fuels MUST stay in the ground if...
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dirty coal, climate change, pollution, fossil fuels, toxics, divestment

STOP BHP Billiton from destroying Indonesian Borneo.DIRTY COAL TOUR.

This evening (26th October) members of Greenpeace were in attendance to hear a FOE representative from Kalimantan, Indonesia, speak about the destruction...
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dirty coal, fossil fuels, divestment, forests, rivers, pollution,climate change

BHP Billiton: Destroyers of Colombian Communities,Dirty Coal Dinosaurs.

Two members of Yorkshire South (Sheffield) Greenpeace attended a talk by people from communities in Indonesia and Colombia this evening (26th October) at the...
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BRISTOL GREENPEACE TEAM AT WELLS "ONE WORLD FAIR"

We had the pleasure of being invited to have a stall at this event , the first of its kind . A really enjoyable day - and new ground. There were some...
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One Million climate jobs meeting, Sheffield, Tuesday 21st October 2014.

Members of Yorkshire South (Sheffield) Greenpeace were in attendance at the public meeting of One Million Climate jobs. After displaying some Greenpeace flyers...
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Unsustainable tuna fishing

Princes and John West, despite promises made over 3 years ago, have still not cleaned up the dirty fishing practices which provide them with the tuna they sell...
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Methane leaks wipe out any climate benefit of fracking.

Fracking has been dealt another damning blow with the news that methane leakage from fracking wells speeds up human caused climate change. Fracking gas...
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Walrus in the Arctic

Brick by brick

By Ash.   Money makes the world go round. That clinking clanking sound. Which is why the environmental concerns that have come to eclipse any and all...
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Organisations come together for Beach Clean

On Sunday we took part in a community beach clean together with the South Tyneside Green Party and the local branch of Surfers Against Sewage at Little Haven...
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North East Labour MEP signs Arctic Declaration

On Saturday Judith Kirton-Darling, Minister of the European Parliment representing the North East signed the Arctic Declaration adding her name to hundreds of...
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Arctic Sunrise Fundraiser a great success!

Last week we held a fundraising evening for the Arctic Sunrise at the Thieves' Kitchen in Worthing. The kind owners of the venue dedicated their regular Open...
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7 Inspiring stories of communities taking action for climate

7 inspiring stories of communities taking action for climate Blogpost by Helena Meresman - 17 October, 2014 at 14:00 Add comment Stories of communities...
by Cardiff
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Could we make East Sussex a Frack Free Zone?

Andrew Durling, Co-ordinator of Eastbourne & District Friends of the Earth, had been invited by East Sussex County Council to speak at a committee meeting...
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Arctic Sunrise Fundraiser

Great photos and blog of the Arctic Sunrise fundraiser on Friday.  http://www.h2portraitphotography.co.uk/arctic_sunrise.html#.VD2kWmA1jmw
by Leeds
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