Tag: climate change

RSE Climate Change Inquiry

The Royal Society of Edinburgh is currently undertaking an inquiry into how they can best respond to climate change in Scotland. They are holding a number of public meeting over the coming months, with the first one in Dundee on the evening of the 14th January 2010. This event will take place at the Steps

Minister Comments on Flooding

Nearly missed an important Scottish Government press release issued on the 2nd November 2009 following the devastating floods throughout Scotland on the 1st November 2009. 02/11/2009 Commenting on the floods that have hit parts of Scotland over the past 24 hours, Environment Minister Roseanna Cunningham said: "Once again we have seen the misery and destruction

Prince Charles Visits Moray

The Herald and other news sources are reporting the visit of Prince Charles to meet the flood hit communities of Moray in the north of Scotland. He spent two hours meeting families put out of their homes due to the recent flooding. It is welcome to see Prince Charles taking such an interest in flooding

Climate Change Scotland Bill

The Climate Change (Scotland) Bill passed stage 3 in the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday 24th June 2009. A Bill to set a target for the year 2050, an interim target for the year 2030, and to provide for annual targets, for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions; to provide about the giving of advice to

Climate Change… The Aftermath

Earlier this evening Alex Hill of the Met Office kindly joined us here in Freuchie to present a talk on Climate Change to Freuchie Flood Action Group. People travelled across from Falkland to join the residents of Freuchie in listening to a compelling case for climate change being a real man-made phenomenon. This has to

Reminder: Climate Change Talk

Alex Hill is confirmed, the Lomond Hills Hotel is kindly hosting us again and everything else is in place for next week’s Climate Change talk. This is event is free and open to anyone that wishes to attend. Full information on our previous blog post announcing the talk. Technorati Tags: Alex Hill, climate change, Freuchie

Climate Change Presentation

Freuchie Flood Action Group is proud to announce Alex Hill, the Met Office’s Chief Advisor to Government in Scotland and Northern Ireland, is coming to Freuchie on the evening of Thursday 30th April 2009. We’re lucky to have secured Alex to deliver this presentation and  to answer questions on Climate Change. Of course we’ll be

Climate Change Report

SNIFFER (Scottish & Northern Ireland Forum For Environmental Research) has recently published their findings into “Differential Social Impacts of Climate Change in the UK”. More information, including the final report, can be found HERE. Technorati Tags: climate change, SNIFFER