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Events

Regular Aber meeting for young 'greens'

Hot news on Twitter reveals that the Welsh Youth Forum on Sustainable Development now has meetings every week in Aberystwyth -

"Aberystwyth WYFSD meeting will now be held every Tuesday at 4:30 in Caffi Blue Creek. Spread the word; anyone under 25 welcome!"

Sustainable fashion at Llandrindod


Those partners in ethical fashion – Boutique@the Gallery and Wild Swan Health Foods – have come up with something new to tempt you out on a winter evening: an alternative fashion show with music and cabaret.

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Free film evening in Lampeter

Screening of the film ‘In  Transition...From oil dependence to local  resilience’.

Transition Llambed Film & Discussion evening Victoria Hall,  Lampeter

Thurs 18th Feb, 7.30pm.

The Transition movement is  about communities around the world responding to the challenges of peak oil and  climate change with creativity, imagination and humour. ‘In  Transition’ is the first full-length film  about the international Transition movement, filmed by those that know it best -  those who are making it happen. Free entry.

All welcome. Enquiries (including  access and transport/lift-sharing):

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Planting rootstock and grafting with Chris Evans

Fruit Nursery Training day at Coed Marros near Pendine

Sunday 21st Feb 10am-4pm

Please bring:

* Tools: trowels, rakes, spades, secateurs, grafting knives, wheelbarrows etc

* Food to share (own sarnies also OK)

* Water (no source on site)

it’s sure to be cold and possibly wet so come prepared. Gloves, work gloves & wellies essential. For more information please contact Chris - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 01269 822786. Chris needs to know numbers, so please contact him anyway if you're planning on being there.

Directions are on the Coed Marros website www.coedmarros.com. The postcode is SA33 4PW.

Rural skills at Creation Gardens, Nantmel

WILLOW WEAVING WORKSHOP

Saturday 20th February  9.30am – 3pm.  £40 pp incl. lunch

HEDGELAYING WORKSHOP

Saturday 6th March  9.30am – 3pm.  £20 pp incl. lunch

HURDLE MAKING WORKSHOP

Saturday 20th March.  9.30am – 3pm.  £40 pp incl. lunch

BOOKING ESSENTIAL Please ring to book your place or for further details: 01597 825853

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