Author Archives: Llangollen FoE

About Llangollen FoE

Llangollen & District Friends of the Earth.

Food labelling – Could Wales lead the way?

In 2008 The House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee published a report on environmental labelling. Since then, little has been done. While food labelling for nutrition has made great progress in the UK, environmental labelling has fallen by the wayside. … Continue reading

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Llangollen Buzz at Plas Newydd – 27th May 2017

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Llangollen Air Pollution

Pollution levels in parts of Llangollen are comparable to those found in major cities. In one location pollution is close to the legal limit, potentially putting at risk the health of residents. Located in the picturesque Dee Valley, it is … Continue reading

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Free film showing, The Bliss of Ignorance

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2016 Welsh Assembly Election Videos

We invited all of the prospective Clwyd South candidates to take part in a 60 second video interview. We asked them… Who are you? Tell us a bit about yourself. Why are you standing? Tell us what are your priorities. … Continue reading

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Divestment and Election videos

This Winter/Spring Llangollen Friends of the Earth are working on two main campaigns. The first is a divestment campaign, calling on the Clwyd Pension fund managers to divest from fossil fuels. The second, in the lead up to the 2016 … Continue reading

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People’s march London – Nov 29th North Wales Coach

2015 is a crucial year for the climate. In December, governments will come together in Paris to strike a new deal for the climate – we must make our voices heard. Let’s show international solidarity in the fight for climate … Continue reading

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2015: Speak up for the love of…

Llangollen residents urge action on climate change Members of Llangollen Friends of the Earth are taking part in a national campaign on the 17th June, asking MPs to take action on climate change. They are calling for action to help … Continue reading

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2015 election candidates questionnaire

Friends of the Earth are politically neutral. We believe in environmental and social justice and wanted to see which of our local candidates best suited our beliefs. We asked all of the 2015 Clwyd South election candidates a series of questions. … Continue reading

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Time to act on climate change! Llangollen supporters

Members of Llangollen Friends of the Earth gathered together this weekend to let the Government know it’s Time to Act on climate change. This local event tied in with a national march in London which saw over 20,000 people converge. … Continue reading

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