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Don’t miss the climate change bus!

Don’t miss the climate change bus: make pensions fossil free! This is the message from Divest East Sussex and Fossil Free Hastings. On Saturday 23 September campaigners from across East Sussex will be boarding one of the Big Lemon’s sustainable buses for a one-day tour of the county, taking the message about fossil fuel divestment – and the Divest East Sussex petition – to Hastings, Bexhill, Hailsham, Eastbourne, Seaford, Crowborough, Uckfield and Brighton. Here they explain why.

Posted 10:51 Friday, Sep 8, 2017 In: Energy Wise Tags: Big Lemon Divest East Sussex Divest From Fossil Fuels ESCC Pension Fund Committee fossil fuels

Hastings council to vote on ditching investments in oil, gas and coal

Local residents will be joined by campaigners from further afield in East Sussex on Wednesday 13 April, for Hastings Borough Council’s historic vote on divestment from fossil fuels (coal, oil and gas). Locally, the Labour Party is in favour of divestment, but the test will be how many Tories choose to support the motion.

Posted 05:44 Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 In: Campaigns Tags: Andrew Durling Divest From Fossil Fuels Eastbourne Friends of the Earth Laetitia Yhap
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Transition Town and Fossil Free Hastings news

Some of the Transition Town team are involved with the Fossil Free Hastings campaign – and are helping to promote two events: a Tug of War and Carbon Bubble, plus you’re invited to a Transition Town Pot Luck meal: a great way to connect with like-minded people. TTH provide the details.

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