Other Business - Dec 2012

Riverlution –The Blue Loop River Steward continues to facilitate trips for groups to the river and canal to learn about waterways, flooding and flood protection amongst other topics.  Several members expressed an interest in this. Maureen is to investigate.

There are going to be changes to the way FoE local groups' support is to be organised.  We will know more in the New Year.

Richard told us that Garden Organic is also campaigning about bees.

The Sheffield Renewables share offer closes on the 31st December. See their website for more details: www.sheffieldrenewables.org.uk

Shaun is building up a database of local green businesses which maybe able to help with future campaigns.

Christmas dinner – an excellent meal was enjoyed by around 10 Sheffield Friends of the Earth members. We also celebrated Richard's Birthday.