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A Recipe to End World Hunger

On Saturday 15th June, the Oxfam Manchester group attended 'Feeding the 5000'. This miniature festival aims to draw an awareness to the British public about food wastage by offering...

We’re keeping the pressure on...

Now that the G8 has started, and discussions are taking place we've been hitting the media. Friday 14 June On Friday we hosted a 'pop-up tax haven' on London's South...

The G8 is in our sights

So guess who was spotted in Northern Ireland yesterday? Yes you guessed correctly - the G8. Here they are trying to hitch a lift to Enniskillen, one of the most westerly towns of the UK.  ...

WOW! What a day...

Little did I know when I woke up on Saturday morning that I would be so moved and inspired by the Big IF London. I knew it was going to be a good day, but it was spectacular beyond what I had imagined. ...

School children call for action on hunger

Enough Food for Everyone IF  campaign supporter David Walliams joined 100 school children this morning (Thursday 6 June) to meet Prime Minister David Cameron and call...

When the Big IF came to town

Did you see the Big IF's flying visit to Manchester? As part of the Enough Food for Everyone IF campaign we decided to spread the word far and (very) high. ...

Our next steps on the Fair Trade Way

Sunday, 19th  May, as part of the Garstang Walking Festival, Charles Price, Bruce Crowther and a merry gaggle of walkers set out to complete a new leg and 16 mile extension to the Fair Trade...

Trailtrekking over the hills and far away...

Oxfam Constituency Campaigner, member of the Manchester Oxfam group, and seasoned walker Charles Price, will be undertaking a tough challenge this weekend with a fundraising target of £500. Usually...

Stand by the families of Syria

People from all walks of life are desperately trying to escape the escalating violence in Syria - violence that's already claimed more than 80,000 lives. Around 5.5 million people have been forced...

Why is the G8 important?

 An audience gathered for an evening of videos and discussion on Thursday 23rd May at Nexus Art Café in Manchester's Northern Quarter. We heard first hand from two speakers; Elly Ahimidwe...

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