notts pension fund - divest now!

The Nottinghamshire Pension Fund Committee are happy to continue to invest in fossil fuels driving global heating to 2°C and beyond.

They have recently lost £81million by continuing to hold fossil fuel investments.

The AGM is on Thu 21st Jan – get involved now!

Take action now...

Really easy email action HERE whether you are a pension fund member or not. Let the committee know that you are extremely concerned about their reckless use of Nottinghamshire workers’ pension savings.

Do this action at home inside or in your garden
Use your daily exercise to write a message, pay a visit to Nottinghamshire County Council or other employers listed below

  • Take a photo in landscape orientation.
  • Frame your face and your message (and location)
  • Look into your camera lens and try not to look like someone from crimestoppers!
  • Put the photo on your own social media using #DivestNotts #FossilFree #FightFor1point5
  • Send to email hidden; JavaScript is required

Messaging Ideas

  • 2 Degrees = Deadly Heatwaves
  • 2 Degrees = Floods, Wildfires
  • 2 Degrees = Famine,  War, Death
  • 2 Degrees is NOT OK
  • Notts County Council – unfit to govern
  • Divest Now – before it’s too late
  • NCC £81million lost on fossil fuel investments
  • #DivestNow
  • Invest in renewables and create local jobs
  • Make sustainable investments now

Other major employers that use the pension fund

Trent Bridge House (West Bridgford)
Fox Road

County Council offices (Arnold)
Sir John Robinson Way

Gedling Borough Council (Arnold)
Civic Centre
Arnot Hill Park

Broxtowe Borough Council Offices (Beeston)
Foster Avenue

Ashfield Council Offices (Hucknall)
Watnall Road
NG15 7LA

Newark and Sherwood District Council (Newark)
Castle House
Great North Road
NG24 1BY

And even more places to visit – all the employers that pay into the fund listed HERE

other ways to get involved...

Print out THIS POSTER and stick up in your office or home or anywhere you want!

You can sign up to XR Nottingham’s main email list HERE for more info on this and other campaigns, events and actions.

We currently meet fortnightly on a Wednesday at 7.15pm via Zoom. Contact email hidden; JavaScript is required if you are interested in joining this team.

We are engaging with employer organisations who are part of the Pension Fund, raising awareness about fossil fuel investments and encouraging them to ask questions of the Fund. If you work for one of the employers on this list then please email hidden; JavaScript is required the Divestment group – we have a briefing document specifically for employers, maybe you can help us find the right contact within your organisation.

We have a Twitter account specifically for this campaign @DivestNotts – please follow this account and retweet to help spread the word

Go to the Divestment working group page to find out more details about the pension fund and the committee that control it.

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2°C is catastophic

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