Friends of the Earth will be helping you to send a Message in a Bottle to Copenhagen 1-3pm Saturday 21st November, St. Nicholas Square (outside M&S). Collected messages will be conveyed to Copenhagen in December at the time of the all important summit. Please write your message - and if you can volunteer to help collect messages, just turn up and offer to help.I would also urge you to make your views known direct to our parliamentarians. The simplest way is via http://www.writetothem.com. if you wish, contact your councillors too - we need to do what we can as individuals, at work, and in public life at all levels.
I think there are a few key messages that we need to get across
- We need action at all levels now.
- The developed world must lead - we have emitted most carbon so far so it is only fair for us to reduce first and fastest.
- Change will not be easy for any of us - but the alternative is worse.
- We can and will do our bit - but we need our politicians to take a lead.