Welcome to another “in-between” email bulletin of Manchester Climate Fortnightly.
The next MCFly will be published on Sunday April 5th
Dates for your diary-
Saturday April 4th
Chorlton Green Festival, St Clements Church
Launch of “Call to Real Action”
Monday 6th April from 7pm at Cafe Nexus, Dale St
a) Local news
Not a lot that we here at MCFly Towers are aware of. That's not to say
there isn't a lot going on though. If you know of something that's
happened in the last week on climate change, locally, then please email
b) Upcoming local events
Monday 30th March
6pm to 9pm, come for what bits you want.
Call to Real Action- final draft reading (well, your final chance to read
whatever draft we are up to!)
Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount St
Wednesday 1st April - Financial Fools' Day at 12 noon.
*MERCi Carrot Mobbing*
The *Co-operative* Bank, Balloon Street, Manchester.
“Many people of course will be in London's Square Mile on Financial
Fools' Day highlighting the horrors of the financial industry. Here at MERCi
we're always trying to focus on the good, and good deeds should be
MERCi staff and friends will be presenting The *Co-operative* Bank with
the first ever MERCi-Carrot. The MERCi-Carrot is a reward for continually
working towards improvements with respect for the environment and social
justice. The MERCi-Carrot will be presented to The *Co-operative* Bank in
the form of a MERCi Carrot Cake and Certificate.
For a successful carrot mobbing, we need a mob. A BIG mob. And it must
be a surprise!!! So please come down to the first ever MERCi Carrot
Mobbing and help us thank The *Co-operative* Bank for their efforts.
c)international news stories of interest/importance
G20 meeting coming up on April 2nd, in London. You'll be hearing about
it, unless you are in a coma. On Mars.