Ealing Friends of the Earth has postponed Ealing Green drinks until further notice.
You may be working or studying in the environment sector or part of a local environmental group such as Friends of the Earth, Ealing Transition Town Initiative, STIG, ENAG, Brent River Society, Arocha, civic societies or similar etc.., if so this friendly gathering is for you.
It is open to anyone who has any interest in meeting like minded people or who simply want to talk about any environmental or green lifestyle issues, business or personal.
It will be easy to identify find us, you will see a Green Drinks poster on our tables or just ask the bar staff where green drinks are and ask for Nic Ferriday and he will welcome you into the group.
Contact: Nic Ferriday Ealing Friends of the Earth email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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IS NEXT ON : TBC
Venue: The Kings Arms , The Grove, Ealing W5 5DX:
PAST EVENTS and FUTURE DATES:
29th June 2010 :
Bassam Mahfouz - New Cabinet Member for Environment and Transport
Meriel Lenfestey, co-founder of Ecomodo - See link : www.ecomodo.com
27th July :
David Strachen - Chair of "Ealing Lets"
New venue is the New Inn, St Mary's Road, Ealing W5
Dr Guisi Urtu - President of STIG
Ealing Farmers Market - the benefits of a local food market and how food miles are reduced
Meet Rosie Pearce the West Ealing Farmers market organiser.
FairFood - Tessa Adelaar UK Project Leader and Communications officer
Ealing's Abundance organiser - Diane Gill - http://westealingabundancew13.wordpress.com/about/
Community Gardens - Ealing Transition Town group - http://ealingtransitioncommunitygarden.wordpress.com/
No event this month. We will start again in January 2011
Cara Jenkinson from the Muswell Hill Sustainability Group
Nic Ferriday of Ealing Friends of the Earth and one of the Ealing Park Rangers discussed the Brent River Canal projects and nature reserve.
Professor Alex Warleigh-Lack, professor at Brunel University - discussion on Electoral Reform
GLA elected member, Murad Qureshi AM , at this Green Drinks event. Murad is currently the Chair of the Environment Committee and Chair of the London Waterways Commission at the GLA.
Bat Walk with an Ealing Ranger James Morton- This was a great event with about 20 people joining in to walk along the canal bat watching with bat detectors. The route went along the canal starting at the Fox pub in Hanwell, stopping off for a drink in Norwood Green The Plough pub and then back again through Norwood Green open spaces and woodland for a round up drink at the Fox again.
Chair of Ealing Friend of the Earth - Virgina Fassnidge
Population Matters - spokesperson Nina Clarke
"Ealing Lets" and local Growers - Mary Fee
WOWga (the West London Organic and Wildlife Gardening Association) about organic gardening.