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    Can we encourage as many as possible to sign and/or organise petitions - and if possible to attend the "Day of Action" at the Carmarthen Guildhall on Saturday 30th August at 10am.

    If the TTIP goes ahead, as is being discreetly negotiated at present, it will make billions for the US global corporations and ruin our society, economy and environment in the process.



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  • The new Three Towns Food Network, linking Knighton, Presteigne and Kington to increase local food resilience, will be showing at Knighton Agricultural Show on 30 August (next to the tea tent, with Tene Valley Environmental Group and Knighton Tree Allotments Trust. Read more ...  

  • The 2014 Spring Greens Fair


    Bigger, better, bursting with good things green, but still intimate and charming...the 2014 Spring Greens Fair is back this weekend, 3/4 May at the wonderful Court of Noke, Staunton on Arrow. Mid Wales Permaculture Network will be there, of course (perennial forest garden plants for sale and adopt-a-plant with free plants for children. This year there will be even more wonderful food, activities, forum discussions, demonstrations, crafts, performace... see it all here:

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    Memorial Hall, Presteigne, 9am -1pm


    LOCAL PRODUCE inc fresh organic veg, local cheeses, meats, eggs, smokerie, scrummy bites, homemade Indian foods, apple juice ...

    A SPECIAL stall for April from Whitton WI

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New Garden Design Course at Llandrindod

David Burridge will be applying his considerable experienc on the new Garden Design Course at Coleg Powys, Llandrindod Wells beginning Monday 11 January, and running for 16 weeks, 6-8pm.

This is an OCN level 2 accredited course that comprehensively explores the subject of garden design. By the end of the course the participant should have all the knowledge and tools required to implement a design project for their own gardens, practice garden design commercially or go on to further study up to degree level.

Topics covered include:

The design brief      Site analysis and assessment       Plan drawing

Soft and hard landscaping       Design principles

To book a place contact Coleg Powys,
(tel: 0845 4086299) or Dave Burridge:
email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (tel: 01597 860186)

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