Thursday 28th November, 7.00 for 7.30pm at St Margaret’s Hall, Bradford on Avon
The Extinction Rebellion movement has three key demands on governments, including to call a Citizen’s Assembly about climate change to decide how things should be done and
Write to your MP about urgent climate action. Michelle Donelan or Andrew Murrison.
Make your own toothpaste here.
Warm and Safe Wiltshire (here) is a service provided by the Centre for Sustainable Energy on behalf of Wiltshire Council and Swindon Borough Council.
FARM AND NATURE WALK AND TALK – HARTLEY FARM
Our visit to Hartley Farm on 5th October was very interesting. Eunice Parker wrote “The whole day was really wonderful.
Many groups and individuals have been involved in lobbying Wiltshire Council to take action on climate change over the years, most recently when the climate emergency motions were passed last spring. A small group of mostly XR members have met with councillors, including the climate emergency task group and the deputy leader of the council.
The Council has now produced a paper outlining work to date and future plans
On Saturday November 2nd from 10 -12 we are holding a REPAIR CAFÉ in the Hub on Church St. There will be experts on hand to do sewing, general household, bicycle and tool repairs.
For the report of the walk to Hartley Farm on 5th October, read here.
30th November: Tree planting with the Woodland Trust at Avoncliff Wood.
State of Nature reports that wildlife in the UK is in decline. Some populations have declined by 60% since 1970. Designated sites for ‘priority species’ has shrunk by 27%.