Help kick fossil fuels out of South Yorkshire’s £9bn pension scheme

Help kick fossil fuels out of South Yorkshire’s £9bn pension scheme This is a call-out to any South Yorkshire residents who would like to take part in a quick email action – and can do it before September 30th. It’s particularly good if you are a South Yorkshire Pension Fund member (for example, if you […]

An invitation from Rotherham Climate Action

An invitation from Rotherham Climate Action Whether it’s recycling or signing a petition, everyone has their own journey on making a difference to protect our planet. Rotherham Climate Action’s goal is to give people the tools, knowledge and motivation to act more sustainably, in order for our planet to become a better place for future […]

Virtual Main Stage at #TheTimeIsNow

Virtual Main Stage at #TheTimeIsNow Join us for #TheTimeIsNow Main Stage tomorrow, Tuesday 30 June featuring @revkatebottley, @elliegoulding, @chrispackham, @celspellman, @lucysiegle and more! Sign up here: http://bit.ly/TTIN-MainStage

SCA signs letter to Boris Johnson

SCA Signs Letter to Boris Johnson Alongside 56 other UK charities in the Climate Coalition, we’ve sent Boris Johnson a letter calling for a green, fair, and healthy recovery from Covid-19.  #TheTimeIsNow to set us on a path for a cleaner and safer future. Read our letter and Recovery Plan here: https://www.theclimatecoalition.org/recoveryplan

Thousands prepare for mass virtual lobby on 30th June

Thousands prepare for mass virtual lobby on 30th June It’s time to take ourselves off mute! The Climate Coalition are organising a virtual mass lobby on 30th June where groups of constituents meet with their MPs via video call to discuss a green recovery from the Coronavirus crisis.  Thousands have already signed up. To join […]

Ed Miliband MP meets with South Yorkshire Fossil Free

Ed Miliband MP meets with South Yorkshire Fossil Free Ed Miliband MP has agreed to consider fossil divestment as part of Doncaster Climate Change and Biodiversity Commission. South Yorkshire Fossil Free is a local campaign aimed at getting the South Yorkshire Pension Authority to stop investing in fossil fuel companies, such as Shell and BP. […]

Paul Blomfield MP pledges support to South Yorkshire Fossil Free campaign

Paul Blomfield MP pledges support to South Yorkshire Fossil Free campaign Paul Blomfield has offered his support to a regional climate change initiative that is calling for South Yorkshire Pension Authority’s £9 billion pension fund to cut its £480 million investments in oil, mining and gas stocks. Paul has campaigned on climate change and environmental […]

Greenpeace – ‘Save The Oceans’ campaign

Greenpeace – ‘Save The Oceans’ Campaign This blog has been written by Sheffield Greenpeace volunteer Dawn Spier, to introduce their latest campaign. The global oceans cover more space on our blue planet than all the continents combined. These waters beyond national borders contain the highest and longest chain of mountains anywhere on our planet, ancient […]

Royal College of Physicians to end investment in fossil fuel and mining companies

Royal College of Physicians to end investment in fossil fuel and mining companies The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) has today announced that it will divest from fossil fuel and mining companies. The RCP will start divesting from the worst oil and gas companies immediately and will divest from all fossil fuel and mining companies, […]