Music launches KLEEN Energy Week
Kington's KLEEN Energy Week will have its launch on Friday, February 12 at the Oxford Arms, 7.30pm, with a double bill of acclaimed home-grown Ragged Glory – and the travelling minstrels, Ed and Will, who are walking round Britain. They will entertain with Acapella songs (if you want to know more about them and their quest, go to:
Collection to support KLEEN Energy Week.
New Regulations on Battery Recycling
New EU legislation means that from 1st February 2010 most sales outlets will be obliged to accept old batteries and send them for recycling, keeping these toxic items out of landfill.
A spokesperson for the Department for Environment, Food and Rural
Trialling Welsh Varieties
Dyfi Valley seedsavers still have capacity for some more triallers for interesting Welsh vegetable varities this season.
The scheme kicks off with a workshop on vegetable breeding at Seedy Subday in Machyntlleth on February 28th, and there will be a follow up on seedsaving at Seedling Saturday in Mach on May 8th. It is planned to bring participants together for a debrief of experiences at the end of the season.
If you would like to take part, please contact Claire:
The Llandovery Project – Visioning a Better Future:
In October 2009, following a series of public meetings convened by Llandovery Town Council and The Prince’s Foundation for the Built Environment, a Partnership Management Group ( PMG ) was established. The task of this Group is to analyse the social, economic and environmental problems facing the Community and to devise a strategy for its rejuvenation and sustainability over the coming decade.
For several years the Town, like many other communities in rural mid-Wales, has witnessed a steadily declining local economy,
Practical Sustainability Courses at Denmark Farm
In early 2010 Shared Earth Trust are piloting a varied programme of practical skills and leisure interest workshops.
This programme offers excellent value courses, with expert tuition, set in beautiful surroundings at Denmark Farm, near Lampeter. For booking forms and more information please see: