Press Invitation - Young Mothers' Concerns for the Environment and Health Monday 30 June 2008 PDF Print Press enquiries 020 7833 3759 EMBARGOED UNTIL 11.00 am 8 JULY 2008 PRESS INVITATION Environment of more concern than terrorism and recession? The Swedish Embassy, 5 Upper Montagu Street, London W1H 2AG Tuesday 8 July, 2008 at 10.30am for 10.45am start A survey published today shows that the environment ranks higher than terrorism and worldwide recession as a concern for young mothers. Although 38 per cent also claim that becoming a parent makes them more concerned about the environment, 39 per cent often bin items they could recycle and despite the rise in energy costs 32 per cent are careless about heating and lighting. The survey also reveals that only 11 per cent could claim they had no environmental vices. Speakers include: Chairman: Dr Dawn Harper, GP and presenter Dr David Atherton Consultant Paediatric Dermatologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital Nicola Baird Editorial Officer, Friends of the Earth Sharon Trotter Midwife and Mother and Baby Consultant Marlene Sandberg MD Naty AB, Sweden Topics covered will include: • Green choices should not compromise our children’s health • Recycling – how 60 million of us can make a difference • The credit crunch may well prove of benefit to the environment • How eco-living can be affordable Programme for the day: 10.30am Welcome and coffee 10.45am Press Conference 12.15pm Buffet lunch R.S.V.P. to Evelyn Vittery, Bloomsbury Communications Ltd, 020 7833 3759, or firstname.lastname@example.org This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Bloomsbury Communications in the following categories: Children & Teenagers, Health, Women's Interest & Beauty, Environment & Nature, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.