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Central Retail Park Manchester
5th Aug
An old retail park in Manchester is to be turned into a new 10-acre parking lot unless campaigners can convince the city council to change its mind...
A NASA picture of a solar flare
29th Jul
The 29th of July has been declared as Earth Overshoot Day by the Global Footprint Network for 2019. This is the illustrative day on which humanity...
Last year's Envirolution festival. Photo courtesy of Envirolution
23rd May
Envirolution is set this year to become Manchester's first official plastic-free festival Following Andy Burnham's plastic-free Manchester campaign...
Poster for Save Ryebank Fields
6th Mar
A residents' campaign group is battling to stop the sale of Ryebank Fields in Chorlton for new housing. The current landowners, Manchester...
Plastic, bottles, party, gifts.
14th Dec
With all the wrapping, decorations, and food that come with it, you might think Christmas is the worst time of year to think about going plastic-free...
11th Dec
A campaign to #SlowDownFastFashion This is a campaign to raise awareness of the environmental impacts of fast fashion. Fast fashion is defined...
26th Nov
Dangerous air pollution levels in Greater Manchester are costing the regional economy £1bn every year and causing a harmful impact on the...
12th Nov
Plastic straws are under fire for their contribution to the global plastic crisis, with an estimated 4.4 billion being used annually in the fast food...
fashion, boohoo, parliament, topshop, missguided, pretty little thing
30th Oct
Manchester-based fashion brand Boohoo has been slammed in Parliament for selling £5 garments which even charity shops will not accept. A total...
Cigarette butt on floor
12th Oct
Councillors have agreed that the city needs to take bolder steps if it is to achieve its aim of becoming the UK’s first 'tidy city' by 2020....

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