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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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Cae Poeth Nature Reserve

We've lined up another fantastic few days at Cae Poeth Nature Reserve - 3 miles out of Machynlleth - for this Autumn.

The dates are Friday 15 October to Sunday 17 October, 10am - 4pm each day. Come for as long a time as you wish!

As well as some conservation/maintenance work we will also be

conducting small wildife surveys (please let us know if you can help with this as we'll be using books for identification and it would be nice to have some experts/enthusiasts on hand to help us!) AND offeringskill-shares in making small willow/bramble hurdles .  We'll have afire in our lovely newly-constructed fire pit (created at the last skill-share along with signs, steps, paths and compost loo!) and provideteas and coffees -please bring your own lunch and snacks.

Tools and gloves provided, for more information please contact me on 01654 702993/ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Hope to see you there!

A reminder - quite a steep 10-minute walk from parking place down to/up from the site . Let me know if this causes problems for you and we'll try and sort something out

Cath Rigler

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