The Flight Free Podcast
2021 series: Social, racial and climate justice

2021 series: Social, racial and climate justice

March 30, 2021

Horticulturalist Poppy Okotcha and Black Geographers founder Francisca Rockey join team members Armelle and Sunita to talk about how climate justice relates to social and racial justice.

2021 series: Can we fly carbon neutral?

2021 series: Can we fly carbon neutral?

March 17, 2021

Ex-aerospace engineer Finlay Asher gives us the lowdown on how green technology may or may not enable us to fly carbon neutral

2021 series: New Year’s Resolutions

2021 series: New Year’s Resolutions

January 19, 2021

We start the New Year asking if you could make the #FlightFree2021 pledge? Be inspired by five people who have already made the pledge, and hear their motivations, experiences and top tips for joining the pledge.

2020 series episode 12: reflections on 2020

2020 series episode 12: reflections on 2020

December 14, 2020

Flight Free 2020 didn't work out at all the way we thought it would. Here, the whole team discusses what the year meant to them.

2020 series episode 11: business travel

2020 series episode 11: business travel

December 7, 2020

We speak to Gope Walker, CEO of an IT company with clients and staff across three continents, about how it's possible to run a successful business without flying.

2020 series episode 10: cycle touring

2020 series episode 10: cycle touring

November 3, 2020

For low-carbon travel, you can't beat the humble bicycle. We speak to Debs and Jo, two seasoned (but very normal) cycle tourers about the wonders of exploring on two wheels.

2020 series episode 9: a 2.3 tonne lifestyle

2020 series episode 9: a 2.3 tonne lifestyle

September 24, 2020

Science communicator Dr Emily Grossman joins us to discuss what action we need to take to reach a sustainable carbon footprint. 

2020 series episode 8: stay-at-home-travel

2020 series episode 8: stay-at-home-travel

August 21, 2020

We interview two travel writers who have taken the flight free 2020 pledge: Helen Coffey of the Independent and Steph Parker from Big World Small Pockets. On the list of topics for discussion is what Covid-19 means for travel, and how we can still be curious and excited about travelling closer to home.

2020 series episode 7: behaviour change

2020 series episode 7: behaviour change

July 28, 2020

Steve Westlake from Cardiff University joins us to discuss behaviour change and how our individual actions can create a social shift. 

2020 series episode 6: flight-free Europe

2020 series episode 6: flight-free Europe

July 3, 2020

We hear from Dr Alexandra Jellicoe about why it's important to take action on the climate, enjoying the experience of travelling by train, the European destinations on our doorstep and the value of staying put.

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