Events calendar

Our calendar of current environmental events includes:

  • Demonstrations
  • Training courses
  • Fairs
  • Talks

Events marked with a Friends of the Earth logo are organised by or with us.

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North West Gathering: Friends of the Earth

Saturday, February 25, 2017

The North West Gathering 25 Feb 2017 - join us at Liverpool Quaker Meeting house for a day full of inspiration and action for the planet. It's a time to come together, to share ideas, learn from each other, attend great workshops, build energy and meet the challenges we face head on. The afternoon of event is open to anyone wanting to find out more about the key environmental issues for the region, the morning for Friends of the Earth members. It's a great opportunity to meet like minded people, get clued up on the latest key local and national campaigns and share successes. We really hope to see you there. Don't forget to book Carla, Helen and Polly - The North West team

Contact: Carla.doran@foe.co.uk
Location: The Quaker Meeting House in Liverpool, 22 School Lane, L1 3BT
Start time: 10:30am
End time: 17:00
Organisation or Local Group: Friends of the Earth North West
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London Regional Gathering

Saturday, February 25, 2017

This is a chance for Friends of the Earth Local Groups to get together, share ideas and ideas and get up to date on the latest campaigns. So please come along! Also, if you do have other local allies who you would like to bring along, please do so - this is all about building the power of the London environmental movement! If you have any questions, comments or suggestions please contact: laura.mcfarlane-shopes@foe.co.uk

Contact: laura.mcfarlane-shopes@foe.co.uk
Location: The Printworks, 143 Clapham Rd, London SW9 0HP
Start time: 11am
End time: 4pm
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Yorkshire Power Up

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Using the legal and planning systems are a vital tool in fighting environmental battles across a wide range of issues. This is particularly true in fracking and fossil fuels. This all day training session will provide you with the vital information on key areas such as your rights to know and participate, how to influence planning policy and decisions on individual applications, what the regulators are meant to do (and you can do when they don’t) and how you can challenge bad decisions.

Contact: Simon.Bowens@foe.co.uk
Location: University of Sheffield, Sheffield S3
Start time: 10.30
End time: 17.00
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West Midlands Regional Gathering

Saturday, March 11, 2017

West Midlands Friends of the Earth local groups regional gathering, for local groups and allies working on grassroots campaigns in the West Midlands. Booking and programme details will be available very soon.

Contact: jenny.thatcher[at]foe.co.uk
Location: Birmingham and Midland Institute, Margaret Street, Birmingham B3 3BS
Start time: 10.30
End time: 17.00
Organisation or Local Group: Friends of the Earth England, Wales and Northern Ireland
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South West Regional Gathering

Saturday, March 11, 2017

This is a chance for all Friends of the Earth Local Groups and our allies in the environmental justice movement to get together, share ideas, collaborate on campaigns and get some campaign relevant training. So please come! (and invite your local allies along too!) If you have any questions, comments or suggestions please contact: philip.burroughs@foe.co.uk. To see the agenda and for more information, please see the Eventrbrite page.

Contact: philip.burroughs@foe.co.uk
Location: 80 Stokes Croft, Avon, Bristol BS1 3QY
Start time: 10.30 (for 11.00 start)
End time: 17.00
Organisation or Local Group: Friends of the Earth
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BASECAMP

Friday, June 2, 2017 to Sunday, June 4, 2017

Basecamp is Friends of the Earth's annual flagship gathering of the environmental justice movement. Located in the stunning Peak District, it is a festival of ideas and action. The ideal place to find out more about making a change in your community. From spoon carving to legal seminars, bands that make you boogie to incredible speakers, we promise BASECAMP will take you on a journey full of inspiration. What have people previously said about Basecamp? "Can't wait for next year!" "It exceeded my expectations in every way possible - thank you." "I came away more inspired than I imagined I would be." That about says it all. Basecamp 2017 will be run from 2-4 June: come and be inspired. Bookings opening soon!

Contact: gettogether@foe.co.uk
Location: Castleton YHA
Start time: 14:00
Organisation or Local Group: Friends of the Earth Presents
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