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A Rubbish Night at the Museum

Thursday, 19th April 2018
From: 18:00
Until: 21:00

Do residents in Manchester have to live surrounded by rubbish? Or can we change it?

If you care about Manchester, our neighbourhoods, our communities, and our international reputation, then let's talk about rubbish.

Join us for "A Rubbish Night at the Museum".

The aim is simple and ambitious. We want to challenge and inspire the universities, councils, businesses, waste authorities and residents to work together to build the intellectual and practical capacity to deal with rubbish.

Mayor Andy Burnham wants Greater Manchester to become a "world leading cleaner and greener city region". Yet visitors and international students compare Manchester with their home cities as they step over filth and rubbish.

As one international student put it in a recent research interview “Maybe this is how British people live”.

Find out more here

Manchester Museum
The University of Manchester
Oxford Road
M13 9PL

Event contact: Simon (Upping It) · rubbish-night@uppingit.org.uk

Event website: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/a-rubbish-night-at-the-museum-manchester-registration-43053168185