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Spring is almost upon us!

Hello everyone! Hope 2017 has been good to you all so far. Our preparations are well underway for this year’s festival, which will take place on June 3rd, at Platt Fields Park in Fallowfield.

In preparation for one of the greatest things to happen in Manchester this summer (we may be a little biased!), we will be hosting a fundraiser at the Old Abbey Taphouse on April 1st from 8pm following on from the Energise Festival at Hulme Community Garden Centre. So come on down for vegan cakes and party vibes as we start April with a bang!

Here’s the link so you can find us on Facebook and be social and all of those lovely things: https://www.facebook.com/events/1268152016606264/

See you soon!

Envirolution x

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Festival 2016 – What are your ideas?

The festival season for 2015 is coming to an end, which means that we are beginning to think about our festival in 2016.

I hope you were all off enjoying yourself at the many fantastic festivals on offer over the summer. Please let us know if you saw anything this summer that would add some extra sparkle to the next Envirolution.

email any ideas to us or add them as comments below

Envirolution Programme 2013

Envirolution 2013The best ‘FREE’ day in Platt Fields Park of the year.

We are back for our yearly extravaganza in and around the Eco Garden of the park. There will be live music, theatre, live art, workshops, discussions, family fun, fairground games, solar power, pedal power, food, drink and loads of smiling faces.

All for the lovely price of FREE! Continue reading Envirolution Programme 2013

What is a ‘Low Carbon Community’?

At the Envirolution Festival 2013 we want to contribute to Manchester’s Climate Change Action Plan – Manchester A Certain Future.

One of the headline targets of M:ACF in 2009 when it was created was “to engage all individuals, neighbourhoods and organisations in Manchester in a process of cultural change that embeds ‘low carbon thinking’ into the lifestyles and operations of the city.”

We want to ask what does this actually mean? How are we to understand this so we can take it forward and develop meaningful targets that we can achieve together.

I invite you to being this conversation now so we can make the most of the opportunity Envirolution presents.

I have started discussions on Linkedin and ProjectDirt, plus will bring together comments from twitter and facebook.

So lets start with, What is a ‘Low Carbon Community’?

Envirolution Programme Preview 2013

The best ‘FREE’ day in Platt Fields Park of the year.Envirolution 2013

Envirolution in back! We will be bringing you another free day in the park at the beginning of the summer, 25th May from 1pm.

We loved all the feedback saying how welcoming and friendly the atmosphere was in 2012. We will build on this for 2013, whilst bringing you even more to see, even more to interact with, even more contriubte to, even more workshops, even more to listen to, even more to amble through and loads of happy faces. Continue reading Envirolution Programme Preview 2013

Meeting Update

We meet in Hardy’s Well for our Wednesday update.

The meeting was focused around the discussion area for this year’s event. We have invited Manchester Climate Monthly to run the area and they were at the meeting confirm there interest. We will be discussing the details of this over the coming months but are very happy they are to be involved.

We also confirmed a some of the food and drink vendors for the day, update has been posted on the blog.

We meet every Wednesday in various venues to plan this years event. Please email, or contact through Facebook, if you are interested in getting involved.

Jobs from meeting:

We are looking for people to help with:

– Promotion – particularly with getting the event into online event calanders.

– Programming – We need support in contacting participants and finding new potential participants

 

 

 

make sure that a brief summary of whathappened, what was decided, what is comingup next is sent out on the email list/blogged.