Climate Change

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IPCChange Special Report SR1.5 Weblink

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Special Report SR1.5: Global Warming of 1.5°C

Jenny Jones calls for a Climate Emergency

Speech by Baroness Jenny Jones.  "What we do know is that climate change is real, it's here, it's now and it's a reality that we have to confront."

North Shropshire Climate Hustings 2021

A hustings for the Parliamentary By-Election for the North Shropshire constituency to be held on 6 December 2021 in the Eastern Oswestry Community Centre, Oswestry, Shropshire.

One year since Shropshire Council declared a climate emergency

One year on from Shropshire Council's declaration of a climate emergency, what has been achieved?

Oswestry General Election Environment Hustings 2019

UK General Election Environment Hustings held at Eastern Oswestry Community Centre, Cabin Lane, Oswestry, Shropshire on 4 December 2019.

Shrewsbury Town Council declares climate emergency

At a packed meeting of Shrewsbury Town Council on Monday, it was agreed that the Council:-

Shrewsbury town councillors declare climate emergency Weblink

Shropshire Star, 27 March 2019

Shropshire Council Climate Change Strategy Weblink

Shropshire Council policy document adopted January 2011

Shropshire Council put ‘on notice’ over climate change Weblink

Shropshire Star, 8 October 2019

Shropshire Council warned of future flood risk

The Community Scrutiny Committee of Shropshire Council were told that climate change means a 27% increase in flooding by 2050, overwhelming defences for Shrewsbury and Ludlow amongst other towns.

Shropshire Green candidates respond to Conservative manifesto

Commenting on the launch of the Conservative party manifesto John Adams, Green party candidate for North Shropshire said:

Shropshire Green Party reacts to 10 Point Climate Plan

If the Prime Minister thinks this is an adequate response to the climate and nature crises we face, he's not studied them hard enough.

Shropshire Greens aim to put Council back on track to hit net zero

Shropshire’s new Green Party group has tabled a series of motions for Thursday’s council session that it hopes will put Shropshire Council back on track to meet its net zero targets.

So we declared a climate emergency: what next?

This is the first in a series hosted by Green Party co-leader, Jonathan Bartley. The monthly series will amplify the incredible work being achieved by Greens around the country.

Take green action - reduce your carbon footprint

Sometimes, when we read about climate change it all seems a bit overwhelming. Vast areas of rainforests disappearing, oceans filling with plastic and becoming more acidic, wildfires, storms, and floods – what on Earth can ordinary people like you and me do to make things better?

Tory Councillor in spat over vegan bus ads

Shrewsbury and North Shropshire Green Party have condemned the actions of Conservative Councillor Steve Charmley, Deputy-Leader of Shropshire Council who has sought to curtail free speech by demanding the removal of adverts promoting Veganism from Shropshire buses.

Zero Carbon Britain Weblink

Centre for Alternative Technology sets out practical measures to achieve carbon neutrality.

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