Events

  • Sun
    24
    Feb
    2013
    6:00 pmDCA, Nethergate, Dundee

    There is to be a showing of the film Chasing Ice at DCA next Sunday, 24th Feb at 6pm. This is a documentary using time-lapse cameras to show the effects of climate change on glaciers, with stunning photography. 

    You can watch a trailer for the film here – http://chasingice.co.uk

    And to book tickets, the link to the DCA is here –

    http://www.dca.org.uk/whats-on/films/chasing-ice.html

  • Wed
    27
    Feb
    2013
    1:00 pmScottish Parliament (view online)

    Here's something different for your lunchbreak next Wednesday - Joseph Stiglitz advising the Scottish Parliament's Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee on Alternatives to GDP.  The session can be viewed as it happens from 1-2 pm at http://www.scottishparliament.c.bowtietv.net/committee1.wmv.asx and will later be archived and available as a recording.

    More information in this News posting.

  • Wed
    27
    Feb
    2013
    7:00 pmMethodist Church, West Marketgait, Dundee, DD1 1QR

    Come and meet new Friends of the Earth Scotland Director, Richard Dixon, and discuss the organisation’s priorities.

    The next Group meeting will be the AGM, to be held on 27 February 2013, at 7 pm. Richard Dixon, the new Director of FoE Scotland will be speaking about the draft strategy for the national organisation, and inviting comments and suggestions. All FoE Scotland members and supporters are encouraged to attend.

    The meeting will be held at the Methodist Church on West Marketgait, Dundee, DD1 1QR. It is situated between the Alliance Trust HQ and the car park on South Tay Street. Phone 01382 732457 for further directions if required.

  • Wed
    27
    Mar
    2013
    7:00 pm36 Luke Place, Broughty Ferry
  • Wed
    24
    Apr
    2013
    7:30 pm8 Glasclune Way, Broughty Ferry, DD5 3TJ

    Our regular monthly meeting.  Discussion will focus on the biomass campaign and the Courier debate planned for 1 May.  See details in this post.

    Newcomers are welcome to come along to our meetings.  Please phone 01382 732457 for more details.

    The venue is on the No 5 bus route.

  • Sat
    21
    Sep
    2013
    Mon
    23
    Sep
    2013
    Various times over the weekendVarious beaches in Dundee and Angus

    If you enjoy visiting attractive clean beaches, you can help with the annual Beachwatch beach clean.  Choose the time and place that suits you best over the weekend.

    Full details on this page.

  • Wed
    25
    Sep
    2013
    7:00 pmDundee University, final details to be confirmed

    Regular group meeting, including a presentation and discussion on an interdisciplinary student project which is investigating the development and use of a genetically modified material to neutralise the toxins in blue-green algae.  Read more in this post.

    Open to non-members.  Final details of venue will be posted here.

  • Wed
    09
    Oct
    2013
    7-9 pmBroughty Ferry Castle Barracks

    The BLACK FISH are coming to DUNDEE

    The Black Fish is a European based conservation organisation on a mission to change attitudes towards our precious oceans and work to protect the unique life within them.

    Come and find out more from The Black Fish on Wednesday 9th October 2013, 7pm to 9pm @ Broughty Ferry Castle Barracks, 1 Castle Approach Dundee DD5 2TF

    More details here.

  • Sat
    19
    Oct
    2013
    12:00 pmnear Perth Concert Hall

    The second ever Global Frackdown Day takes place on Saturday 19 October this year.

    On the same day the SNP hold its party conference in Perth so it’s the perfect opportunity to show Government the strength of opposition to unconventional gas in Scotland and around the world.

    More details on this page.

  • Sat
    26
    Oct
    2013
    Sun
    27
    Oct
    2013
    12:00 pmDVA, Number 10, Constitution Street, Dundee

    The annual gathering of local Friends of the Earth groups from around Scotland will this year include an Activists' Assembly involving other campaigning organisations.  More details in this post.