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  • TRANSATLANTIC TRADE & INVESTMENT PARTNERSHIP petition

    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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  • FARMERS MARKET

    AND TRANSITION PRESTEIGNE SKILLSHARE

     

    SATURDAY 5TH APRIL

    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

Please come join us for a winter weekend up at Cae Poeth Nature Reserve anytime between 10 - 4 on Friday, Saturday or Sunday, 21/22/23 January.

On the Friday we're pleased to have Adam working with us, starting off work on the fence to partition off part of the lake surround. This is being done for human safety reasons as well as to minimise disturbance of nature around the lake.  Adam will be showing us how to use on-site (some coppised) materials to build three different types of fence - deadhedge, willow and rustic.  We hope to get the fence completed by the end of the weekend, as well as continuing with ongoing maintenance work/nature surveys on the site. Of course, we will also spend time enjoying the warmth of the fire and many tea/coffee opportunities!

For more information please contact me on 01654 702993 / 07757 211059, or email me back with any queries.

Hope to see you there! But please note - this event could be postponed if it snows  - in case of snow please phone first to check if it's possible to get up there or back again. Mobiles do not work on site so it's best to phone before 9.45 to check if we are able to go.

Cath Rigler

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