Why We Ignore Climate Change – George Marshall speaker tour

Mon 27 October 2014 at Blackwell’s Bookshop, The Precinct Centre, Oxford Road, Manchester Part of Manchester Science Festival First published on Manchester Climate Monthly Blog http://manchesterclimatemonthly.net/2014/10/28/why-we-ignore-movement-building-no-climate-change-why-we-ignore-climate-change/ We’ve all been there. An engaging dinner party, a warm family event. Conversation ranges from what

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Why We Ignore Climate Change – George Marshall speaker tour

Mon 27 October 2014 at Blackwell’s Bookshop, The Precinct Centre, Oxford Road, Manchester Part of Manchester Science Festival First published on Manchester Climate Monthly Blog http://manchesterclimatemonthly.net/2014/10/28/why-we-ignore-movement-building-no-climate-change-why-we-ignore-climate-change/ We’ve all been there. An engaging dinner party, a warm family event. Conversation ranges from what

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Book Bloc at V&A Disobedient Objects Exhibition

The Manchester Book Bloc have been included in the Disobedient Objects exhibition at the V&A. The exhibition tracks the use of creative objects within protest and campaigning and includes these ‘book shields’ created by Jonathan Atkinson of lowwintersun and political

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Book Bloc at V&A Disobedient Objects Exhibition

The Manchester Book Bloc have been included in the Disobedient Objects exhibition at the V&A. The exhibition tracks the use of creative objects within protest and campaigning and includes these ‘book shields’ created by Jonathan Atkinson of lowwintersun and political

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Tameside Arts Strategy Day 2014

In July 2014, Jonathan of lowwintersun designed and facilitated a strategy day with Tameside Arts at Loxley House, Dukinfield. The Greater Manchester-based social enterprise works with learning disabled users from around Tameside, providing new opportunities based around creative activities such

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Tameside Arts Strategy Day 2014

In July 2014, Jonathan of lowwintersun designed and facilitated a strategy day with Tameside Arts at Loxley House, Dukinfield. The Greater Manchester-based social enterprise works with learning disabled users from around Tameside, providing new opportunities based around creative activities such

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Labour’s energy policy own goal will cost us all in the long term

In scaling back home energy efficiency subsidies, short term political expediency and corporate interests have trumped the lives and health of the most vulnerable and left us all more exposed to fuel price rises. Coinciding with the largest storm surge

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Labour’s energy policy own goal will cost us all in the long term

In scaling back home energy efficiency subsidies, short term political expediency and corporate interests have trumped the lives and health of the most vulnerable and left us all more exposed to fuel price rises. Coinciding with the largest storm surge

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Generating Success – Bristol visit

Bristol is increasingly hailed as an eco-paradise, a place with an environmental action team on every corner, a hippy of an elected Mayor and a new idea for saving the world every day. Truth or hot air? I joined a

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Generating Success – Bristol visit

Bristol is increasingly hailed as an eco-paradise, a place with an environmental action team on every corner, a hippy of an elected Mayor and a new idea for saving the world every day. Truth or hot air? I joined a

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Loxley House – Tameside Council

In 2012, lowwintersun collaborated with social enterprise consultant Rachel Summerscales on a research and development project at Loxley House, a centre in Dukinfield, Tameside that caters for people with physical disabilities. The Adult Services team at Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council (TMBC)

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Loxley House – Tameside Council

In 2012, lowwintersun collaborated with social enterprise consultant Rachel Summerscales on a research and development project at Loxley House, a centre in Dukinfield, Tameside that caters for people with physical disabilities. The Adult Services team at Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council (TMBC)

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Operation Farm visioning sessions

Jonathan of lowwintersun is on the board of Operation Farm and currently working on a lottery-funded feasibility study for the project. The Operation Farm visioning sessions took place on 21st and 23rd January 2012 at the Park Cafe, Hyde and were attended by over 60

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Operation Farm visioning sessions

Jonathan of lowwintersun is on the board of Operation Farm and currently working on a lottery-funded feasibility study for the project. The Operation Farm visioning sessions took place on 21st and 23rd January 2012 at the Park Cafe, Hyde and were attended by over 60

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Legacy

Working as Urban Research Collective, Jonathan Atkinson of lowwintersun co-authored the pamphlet Legacy. The publication, part of the Black Country creative advantage project, examines the impact of market-led regeneration in the West Bromwich region. Content from Legacy can be found here and photos can be

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Legacy

Working as Urban Research Collective, Jonathan Atkinson of lowwintersun co-authored the pamphlet Legacy. The publication, part of the Black Country creative advantage project, examines the impact of market-led regeneration in the West Bromwich region. Content from Legacy can be found here and photos can be

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TogetherWorks AGM

In November 2010, lowwintersun organised the TogetherWorks 2010 event and AGM. TogetherWorks is the social enterprise network for Greater Manchester and the event, staged at MadLab in the Northern Quarter, featured stalls, networking opportunities and a debate on the future of ethical

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TogetherWorks AGM

In November 2010, lowwintersun organised the TogetherWorks 2010 event and AGM. TogetherWorks is the social enterprise network for Greater Manchester and the event, staged at MadLab in the Northern Quarter, featured stalls, networking opportunities and a debate on the future of ethical

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Guerrilla Busking

Guerrilla Busking took place as part of Futuresonic 2009 and was curated by lowwintersun as part of Single Cell Collective. The project saw over 20 musicians and poets play 18 gigs over eight hours in public locations around Manchester city

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Guerrilla Busking

Guerrilla Busking took place as part of Futuresonic 2009 and was curated by lowwintersun as part of Single Cell Collective. The project saw over 20 musicians and poets play 18 gigs over eight hours in public locations around Manchester city

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