Friends of the Earth Hackney and Tower Hamlets is a group of volunteers, committed to campaigning on local, national and global environmental issues which affect us all.
Thank you to everyone who responded to the draft Tower Hamlets Air Quality Action PLan
The consultation on the Tower Hamlets Council draft Air Quality Action Plan has now closed and we'd like to thank everyone who took the time to respond.
In the most recently reported NO2 results for Tower Hamlets, 62% of monitoring sites exceeded safe, legal limits, and 15% significantly exceeded air quality objectives. It is vital for the health and well-being of residents of Tower Hamlets that the new Air Quality Action Plan
We have submitted a detailed response to the plan in collaboration with Our Air Our Health and you can see a summary of our response here along with evidence and links to further information and examples of good practice.
OUR CURRENT CAMPAIGNS
Britain's bees are declining, and we need them! Help us to protect bees through local action and political lobbying.
Air pollution is a huge issue, and affects the poorest worst. We're campaigning for cleaner air in Tower Hamlets.
Climate change is the greatest threat we face. We're pressing for Tower Hamlets to divest its pension fund from fossil fuels.
Together with Sustainable Hackney we run Hackney Fixers, who run events to help people get their electronics fixed for free.