Friends of the Earth, Bristol AGM and Gus Hoyt Talk


Brief formalities at 7pm, followed by talk at 7:30 – all supporters welcome, at 7pm or feel free to join us at for the talk and ‘next steps’ breakouts if you prefer.

Draft agenda :
7:00 pm: AGM formalities: electing officers, accounts questions
7:15 pm: welcome others for following sessions
7:30 pm: Cllr Gus Hoyt (green), member of Bristol mayor’s cabinet. Outline of 4 main themes of his work: Food, Energy, Equality and Local Decision Making (eg neighbourhood partnerships and real consultations), then some more detail on food and energy.
8:15 pm: two parallel sessions, join either or move between: each will plan next actions
                – taking forward the Bristol food plan, with Bristol Food Network
                – being part of Bristol’s developing community energy strategy, with Bristol Energy Network; and campaigning for a better energy bill (it’s going through parliament this Spring)
9:00 pm: social/network in bar downstairs


Published 13.2.2013