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Category Archives: events
Seeking a resilient, local, stable ‘viable economy’? The role of community business.
Café conversation: Wednesday 17th May 6.30-8pm – If you haven’t already, book Now Lounge at Manchester Methodist Hall Central Buildings, Oldham St, Manchester M1 1JQ Do you wonder what kind of an economy we need to ensure community businesses can flourish … Continue reading
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Achieving a viable economy – is community business the answer?
Next cafe conversation about community businesses and a brief report from our AGM… Wednesday 17th May 6.30-8pm Lounge at Manchester Methodist Hall Central Buildings, Oldham St, Manchester M1 1JQ There are many types of community businessess including shops, farms, pubs or … Continue reading
Greater Manchester Garden City – a viable alternative?
Conversation event: Greater Manchester Garden City – a viable alternative? Thursday 2 March, 6.30pm, Methodist Central Hall, Oldham Street, Manchester. Book via EventBrite We’ll be showing Tom Bliss’s film that reviewed the Garden City concept and suggested applying it retrospectively … Continue reading
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Building a picture of well-being in a viable economy
Our next cafe conversation will be on Monday 23rd May, at Cross Street Chapel, Manchester M2 1NL. 6.30-8.30pm Book now When it comes to happiness, social progress or well-being indexes, we are not in the top … Continue reading
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Amazing cafe conversations!
This blog tells you about our next cafe conversation and gives feedback on our last one ‘Let’s talk about the future of work and income’ held in March. The next one is on the EU Referendum. It is … Continue reading
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Join our conversation about work and income
Monday 21st March at Cross St Chapel from 6.30-8.30pm Continue reading
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Let’s talk about the future of work and income
Join our next cafe conversation ‘Let’s talk about the future of work and income’ on Monday 21st March at Cross St Chapel from 6.30-8.30pm to learn more about and shape a viable economy in Greater Manchester. Book here Read … Continue reading
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Wed 17th February: AGM and A viable non-monetary exchange system for Greater Manchester
Wed 17th February: AGM and A viable non-monetary exchange system for Greater Manchester Book your place for our Annual General Meeting now! At our AGM in February we will be launching Steady State Manchester as a membership organisation, JOIN NOW! … Continue reading
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