Shrewsbury Friends of the Earth
is one of about 250 local groups affiliated to Friends of the Earth
in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. We campaign for an improved
environment locally as well as on a national and international level.
Our main objectives are:
- to encourage local authorities and businesses to
adopt policies which take into account their impact on both the local
and global environment
- to support the national campaigns of Friends of the Earth by acting at a local level.
- to increase local awareness of environmental issues
- to promote a sustainable lifestyle based on a greater sensitivity to our own individual impact on the environment
- to encourage everyone to play their part in protecting the environment and have fun in the process!
- Campaign on local issues of environmental concern
- Support National FoE campaigns on national and international issues
- Publish a regular newsletter
- Hold regular group meetings, walks and talks and socials
- Get out and meet people!