Showing posts with label Friends of the Earth. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Friends of the Earth. Show all posts

Monday, 17 September 2012

Belfast Bike Hire Scheme Lunch Briefing | Tues 25 Sept 1.10 - 1.35pm

The Belfast Bike Hire Scheme represents a £700k investment by 2015. Belfast City Council were awarded funding in August 2012 to take forward the project and provide 300 bikes and 30 docking stations. 

On Tuesday 25th September 2012 between 1.10pm and 1.35pm Anne Doherty from Belfast City Council will present the background to the hire scheme bid and the plans to be operational by 2015. There will also be a 10 minute Q&A session.

The Belfast Bike Hire scheme will attempt to
replicate the success of the Dublin scheme.

Date: Tuesday 25th September
Time: 1.10 - 1.35pm
Location: PLACE, 40 Fountain Street, Belfast
Book: Click Here (free but limited seating)

This event is organised by the Belfast Cycle City Campaign and Belfast Friends of the Earth in association with PLACE.

Friday, 2 December 2011

'Plan It!' Friends of the Earth event - 14th December

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This is your first chance to hear the results of the 2011 planning survey commissioned by Friends of the Earth. This will be followed by an afternoon of lively debate on the purpose of planning; networking between professionals, individuals and groups; a chance to hear examples of good and poor planning - interspersed with the odd sermon and confession.

Friends of the Earth will also outline the next steps in their planning campaign.

Date: Wednesday 14th December 2011
Time: 1pm- 4pm
Venue: First Presbyterian Church, Rosemary Street, Belfast BT1 1QB

Speakers include: Frank McDonald, Environment Editor, The Irish Times, and Dr. Geraint Ellis of Queens University, Belfast, author of the planning survey and report.

Light lunch served at 1pm. Event Followed by mulled wine and mince pies.

Booking essential: contact Fiona Joyce at Friends of the Earth ([email protected])