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Greenpeace at EC Bristol

Gave a talk today to about 40 students in their teens and early twenties at EC Bristol which teaches English as a foreign language. I spoke for about 50...
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Protect Paradise - SW London Greenpeace

Why I became a Greenpeace volunteer

When I read the news, I feel frustrated… I have seen hundreds of reports documenting a widespread destruction of our planet’s ecosystem by the burning of dirty...
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Bumblebee on a flower

The Bee's Burden: Why bees need our help and we need the help of bees

The Bees' Burden: why bees need our help and we need the help of bees Blogpost by Matthias Wüthrich - April 16, 2014 at 8:4613 comments...
by Cardiff
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DODGY O & P TUNA AT TESCO METRO BROABMEAD,BRISTOL

MORE CAMPAIGN SUCCESS - TESCO and ORIENTAL & PACIFIC AGREE TO SOURCE SUSTAINABLE TUNA

Oriental and Pacific have officially committed to cleaning up their tinned tuna.Thousands of us pitched in to make this happen at the campaign launch 5th April...
by Bristol
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CAMPAIGN SUCCESS FOR RAINFOREST - PROCTER & GAMBLE CONCEDE TO SUSTAINABILITY

  We did it! Procter & Gamble have agreed to stop trashing the rainforest!  After nearly 400,000 of us around the world emailed P&G’s boss...
by Bristol
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Climate Change, A Time To Act?

The last part of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report makes it clear that we need to act now if we are to limit the...
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New meeting venue.

We have decided to make a move to a new venue. We shall now be holding the meetings at the Five Lamps on Duffield Road by the Five Lamps junction with...
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Fracking film success

On Tuesday 8th April Worthing Greenpeace Group arranged a film and discussion evening on fracking, held at Heene Community Centre.We showed two films by local...
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Another Dip In The Sea

On the morning of Mothers Day 6 of us from the Greenpeace Newcastle Group had a Dip in the Sea, at King Edwards bay in Tynemouth.  It was our second...
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‘Wrongmove’ says Greenpeace to MP Craig Whittaker, as 4,200 join fracking legal block

With over 4,200 people now signed up to a fracking legal block in Yorkshire, Greenpeace visited pro-fracking MP Craig Whittaker at his street surgery in...
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O&P Gone

We Did It

Today we heard that O&P have capitulated and have promised to source their tuna from rod and line by 2015. Thanks to them for agreeing to our requests....
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Campaigning for forests from the shampoo aisle

On Saturday 29th March 60 intrepid volunteers from across the London networks gathered in Trafalgar Square. I say intrepid because most of us turned up without...
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Tesco Vs Tuna - Great News: Every Little Helps

Halfway through planning the latest chapter in the Tesco Tuna campaign and some great news from Greenpeace HQ arrived! I'm not going to rewrite it - Here is...
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P&G provide us with some good news

Great news breaking this morning!  After our visit to Proctor and Gamble's Headquarters in Geneva where activists projected images that groups around the...
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A waste of time, or a wasted vote?

It's not for us to tell you who to vote for, since Greenpeace is affiliated to no political party. But that doesn't mean you can't use your vote constructively...
by Surrey
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Scrap Trident

Trident's dirty little secret.

On Saturday 5th April, up to 2000 people participated in an anti-Trident march and Rally in Glasgow. The march began at George Square, weaving its way through...
by Glasgow
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Saying no to P&G in Swansea!

The weather held and we let the people of Swansea know about how Proctor and Gamble are helping deforest the planet. A good response from the public meant we...
by Cardiff
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April Get Together

We had a great meeting at Wharf Chambers on Monday night the 7th of April and did some important planning . We debriefed on the forest campaign, updated the...
by Leeds
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GREENPEACE TESCO TUNA CAMPAIGN HAS CUSTOMER SUPPORT

Following our very successful Global day of action on P&G`s "Head & Shoulders" at ASDA, Bedminster last Saturday 29th March, we were back on the...
by Bristol
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Non-sustainable tuna in Hexham Tesco

Hexham Tesco still displaying O & P Tuna

Despite having had a number of O & P cans of tuna returned to the store, a trayful of O & P tuna was still on display when I last checked, less than a...
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