Category - blackout britain

  • 11 Mar 2009

    A Catholic cathedral is taking a lead in the campaign against climate change, and encouraging others to follow suit, by turning off its lights to mark Earth Hour.

  • 24 Feb 2009

    Could you live without electricity for an hour? On 31st March 2007 2.2 million homes and businesses in Sydney proved that this is possible when they turned off their lights in a city-wide demonstration against climate change. This unusual event generated so much interest that just a year later the WWF initiative went international.

  • 12 Mar 2007

    Building on the success of last year’s Blackout London people around the country are being asked to turn out their lights in a nationwide blackout.

  • 19 Oct 2006

    Christians of all denominations will be among the thousands expected to march in London on Saturday 4 November on the eve of critical international climate change talks in Nairobi.

  • 9 Oct 2006

    Churches are being urged to join individuals and businesses and take part in a blackout in London as part of a night of "non-power" in the nation's capital.