Campaign against Climate Change asked us to publicise the following:-
End Domestic Flights Now!
Start: 04 Sep 2010, 11:00 am
Demonstrations in London and Manchester, Saturday 4th September
11.00 am Demonstration outside City Airport, London. (take the DLR at
Bank to get to the ‘City airport’ stop on the Woolwich line)
12.30 “Train not plane” party board the big red (open top double decker)
‘bus-for-the-future’ which takes the message through the streets of London
to Euston station.
1.40 pm "Train-not-plane" brigade boards the Manchester train at Euston.
3.49 “Train not plane” party arrives at Manchester Piccadilly station
4.00 pm Demonstration at Manchester Airport – “train not plane” party
arrive around 4.25.
Evening - Party, party, party for aviation activists in Manchester
Join us on the special "train-not plane" carriage on the 13.40 train !
Cost is £ 11.50
Make it a full fun day of aviation activism! (return from Manchester
Saturday night or party in Manchester and return Sunday morning ) Book a
ticket at firstname.lastname@example.org Cost is £11.50 for a seat on
the carriage, first come first served for available seats. (Manchester
Piccadilly to Manchester airport is £ 3.20 Return by train is £11.50 if
booked well enough in advance, or £ 5.50 on megabus )
Put this date in your diary now! This will be the time to take the agenda
forward on aviation, and insist that at this time of climate emergency we
cannot afford to be using high-emission forms of transport where viable
alternatives exist. And that aviation will need to bear the burden of
emissions reductions along with other sectors
Campaign against Climate Change
+44 (0) 20 7833 9311