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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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This site has not been updated since 2014 and is being maintained as an archive for now. As time allows we'll be weeding out the dated material and presenting the many useful articles in a new format. We'd appreciate any feedback on what you find most useful on this site via our contact page.

Glasu Community Resilience Project

Richard Pitts is now Community Resilience Project Officer with Glasu. He will be administering a new fund aimed at supporting innovative projects that enhance or provide basic services through the sustainable use of local resources or reducing the reliance on carbon, including:


Provision of technical advice or support to your group/community

Help with product or service development, especially in the areas of food, waste, renewable energy & efficiency.

Marketing and feasibility studies for projects such as community hubs, transport, community land use, energy efficiency and renewables, food production and distribution, etc.

Collaborative opportunities such as arranging seminars, visits & workshops to learn from others or share your experiences,

Awareness Raising activities.

Individuals or groups wishing to be kept informed of developments with this project are invited to contact Richard Pitts at:

Community Resilience Project Officer

Swyddog Prosiect Cadernid Cymuned.

Glasu, Antur Gwy, Park Road,

Builth Wells, Powys, LD2 3BA.

Tel: 01982 552224.     Fax: 01982 552872.

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This project is part funded through the Rural Development Plan for Wales 2007 - 2013 which is financed by the European Union and the Welsh Assembly Government.

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