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Fashion, sustainability, climate
20th Jul
(Header image courtesy of S4S Project)   Sustainability has become a buzzword in fashion over the past couple of years with it dominating...
Proposed layout of the new green space
16th Feb
Work has begun on a new green space at Salford Quays as part of the council’s bid to address biodiversity and climate change issues. The garden is...
29th Oct
XR Fashion Action - part of the Extinction Rebellion group - hosted a repair workshop in Manchester to encourage people to repair and reuse clothes...
Future Fashion Fair showcased sustainable brands at The Yard, Bent Street
20th Oct
A new sustainable fashion initiative showcasing the city's slow fashion movement has received backing from the council. Future...
Not A Cult Festival 2019
25th Jul
Music festival goers might be saving the planet by not washing over the weekend, a study has found. Researchers, including some from The...
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...
shoppers at a popswap at mmu
22nd Nov
“I am not content at all”…Those are the words of Ryan Waugh of the Environment Team at Manchester Metropolitan University. Those are the words of...
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