May 282015

Check out the May Green Bullet from NWEL, featuring:-

  • Campaigns – Climate change day of action, air quality, greenspace, bees, wildflowers in two cities, financing the future
  • Information update – Election, energy, planning
  • Publications – Climate change, nature, tranquility, housing and the Green Belt
  • Resources – Historic environment guidance, MOREwoods, Low carbon rural futures
  • Events – Mersey Estuary Forum, Green Routes to Justice, events from VSNW
  • Consultations – Protected nature sites
  • Funding – Lancashire Environment Fund
  • Opportunities – Ecoadventure sailing crew wanted, Park protector Award, FLD planning officer vacancy
Apr 272015

Check out the April Green Bullet from NWEL, featuring:-

  • Campaigns – The election, climate change, and citizen science
  • Information update – Planning & landscape, nuclear waste, local plans, and Smithill’s estate
  • Publications – Green & warm – energy efficiency
  • Resources – WWI Centenary Woods, legal help, woodland access, and social media toolkits
  • Events – Less meat, FOE Basecamp, Green Film Festival, National Cycle Network, wild gardens, Manchester & Pennine Waterways, and Open Farm Sunday
  • Consultations – New nuclear in Cumbria, and the nation’s favourite wildflowers
  • Funding – Aviva community fund
Feb 252015

Check out the February Green Bullet from NWEL, featuring:-

  • Campaigns – Climate change, National Parks, light, meat, and beautiful roads (?!?)
  • Information update – Infrastructure Act, Planning, Neighbourhood Planning, Local Nature Partnerships
  • Publications – Combined Authorities, food, and recycling 
  • Resources – Environmental data, collaborative planning, KnowHow Nonprofit, heritage trees
  • Events – Green infrastructure, sustainable food growing, social media, grant applications
  • Consultations – Water, brownfield, and electricity infrastructure
  • Funding – Lancashire Environmental Fund, Orchard Windfalls, and Power to Change
Dec 182014

Check out the December Green Bullet from NWEL, which features

  • Campaigns – Act For Nature, roads, bioenergy, rural issues, climate change in cities, & badgers
  • Information update – Planning and renewables
  • Publications – Autumn Statement, Roads Investment Strategy, National Networks National Policy Statement, Devolution, climate jobs 
  • Events – Future Climate Forum, Beyond Greenspace & Festival of Winter Walks
  • Consultations – Brownfield starter homes
  • Funding – Reaching communities
Nov 262014

Check out the November Green Bullet from NWEL, featuring…

  • Campaigns – Act For Nature, water, brownfield, bees, seas, Christmas, Buy Nothing and Robin Hood
  • Information update – Climate change, HS3, renewable energy, neighbourhood planning, ‘city region’ powers
  • Publications – Climate change, Countryside Stewardship, nuclear waste 
  • Events – Climate Just, Viable Economy, local economies
  • Resources – Roads, tranquility, party policies, flooding, investment, trustees
  • Consultations – Zero carbon homes, North West Coast Connections
  • Funding – Grow Wild, Greening Greater Manchester
  • Opportunities – Director: Friends of the Lake District