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SICK OF ENERGY BILLS INFLATING, REQUEST THE GOVERNMENT TO INVESTIGATE ENERGY COMPANIES

We took the street to ask the public to sign a petition asking the government t odo something about Energy Companies making huge profits and yet still increasing energy prices. They have too much control, ask for a public inquiry, sign Friends Of... More >


CHI ONWURAH MP SEEN AT FOE ENERGY BILL STUNT PRIOR TO DEBATE IN NEWCASTLE

Newcastle Central MP Chi Onwurah joined Friends of the Earth's green strong man 'Energy Bill' outside Parliament today to show her support for a tough new law [1] to save energy and tackle climate change in homes and communities around the country. ... More >


NGFOE URGE CHI ONWURAH MP TO TAKE ACTION ON ENERGY BILL

Local people will call on Newcastle Central MP, Chi Onwurah, to press for greater action on climate change at a public meeting next week. The meeting[1], part of the Big Climate Connection [2], will take place on Friday 27th May, 7pm at Newcastle... More >


About us

When and where?

Currently we meet on the third Thursday of the month at 7:30pm at the Tyneside Cinema.
Its easy to find, in the heart of Newcastle, near Monument.
For public transport, any bus going to the city. From central station, only 5 minutes walk.
It has never been easier to come along to our meeting! Just turn up at the meeting time and date and ask at the Tyneside Cinema reception for the NGFOE meeting to be directed to the room.

Email [email protected] for meeting update.

Hopefully, see you soon !

About this group

Newcastle Gateshead Friends of the Earth (NGFOE) is the local FOE group covering the Newcastle Gateshead area. If you live in that area and are interested in taking part in our group, come and join us to one of our monthly meeting.

There is a network of local Friends of the Earth Groups in the North east and you can find them using the Friends of the Earth Group finder.

Other nearby Groups are South Tyneside , Wearside and North Tyneside.

We are campaigning on the national "Fix the Food Chain" campaign. We had a few street stall, and a have a few more planned (see the calendar). A fun campaign, all dressed up as chicken, cows and pigs in the streets of Newcastle !! Watch the "Fix the Food Chain" movie on YouTube for an overview of the issues covered.

We are also currently investigating a number of potential new local campaign such as More Bike Locks, Mini Hydro scheme, leaves composting, organising a school organic diner, film screening, green community buildings etc... If you have any interest in any of these please contact us.


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