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.
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.
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!
In honour of MMU's ERASMUS guests visiting from Christ University, Bangalore, India; SEEG are hosting an informal ‘International Research Showcase’ event. Come along to hear about our international research projects and strategic partnership building initiatives presented by Senior Keynotes and Early Career Researchers.
Envirolution is a community-minded, free, family-friendly festival running in Platt Fields each year, full of sustainability-themed workshops, amazing live music, discussions and games to get stuck into.
This event will bring people together to learn about climate change and to identify ways of taking practical action to reduce their carbon footprint, with information, workshops, food, entertainment and networking.