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Oxford Friends of the Earth is a thriving and effective local group that has been active for over 40 years. Our purpose is to work together to promote a healthy and sustainable environment

Learning from Lockdown – how can we build a better future?

Learning from Lockdown –  how can we build a better future? On Wednesday May 25th Oxford Friends of the Earth launches our new project to record people’s stories of positive changes that they have made during the ‘lockdown’. The last few weeks have seen massive changes in how we live and work. Alongside the problems…
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May Newsletter: Speak up for a clean transport system! – and ‘Lockdown and beyond’

OxFoE’s May newsletter is available here.  You will see that it covers the consultation on the proposed Local Transport Plan for the county. Please help us push for a stronger plan by responding to the consultation. You can find full details on the Transport page.

Make your voice heard: transport policy consultation ends tomorrow

Oxfordshire County Council is currently looking for views on their proposed  ‘Local Transport and Connectivity Plan’ (LTCP). Transport is the biggest source of carbon emissions in Oxfordshire and the main cause of air pollution. Getting this right is vital for our future. The consultation closes tomorrow night. The main response from Oxford Friends of the…
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Our 2020 supporter survey

Oxford Friends of the Earth has grown considerably over the last year and we now have over 1200 supporters. We’d like to know more about how our supporters would like to work with us. So we are carrying out a short survey. It is online and you can answer it by clicking on this link:…
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April action – it’s all in our newsletter

OxFoE’s April newsletter is now out and available here.  We are holding our annual meeting on Weds April 8th, on-line using Zoom software – full details are in the newsletter. We will be reviewing what we’ve done this year and looking at what we can best do while we’re in lockdown.  There are also online…
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A year of action – get involved!

2020 is the year when we need to see real action and change to tackle the climate crisis. We  are pleased to have so many new supporters – we also need people to be active locally. If you can put in a few hours each month, then there are plenty of ways in which you…
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OxFoE March news

Our March newsletter is now available here: march news

Step Forward workshop report and next steps

A report summarising issues arising at and from the Step Forward workshop is now available.  You can download it here: For ideas on how to help make these actions happen click here for our ‘Getting Involved‘ page

Tree Planting

As part of our Oxfordshire Trees for the Future campaign we are encouraging more local tree planting. there’s several opportunities for you to plant trees in the next few weeks, – See our Oxtrees site:  https://www.oxtrees.uk/tree-plantings

Step Forward! Climate action in Oxfordshire

Do you want to learn more about climate action in Oxfordshire? And across the country? Do you want to help shape action in 2020 and beyond? Then come along to our inspiring talks and workshops to see how we can tackle the climate crisis together. When: Saturday, 22 February, 1:00pm Where: Environmental Change Institute, South Parks Road,…
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