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Fancy a tree?

As part of the Treebourne charity I collected seeds in autumn 2020 and now have a nice selection of trees to give to people FoC. …

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Posted in Bulk-buy Compost Energy Food General Grow Information Plant

The Willing meet-up

Yesterday evening The Willing had a meeting in the garden of the Chalk Farm Hotel to talk through some ideas for Willingdon. A lot of…

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Posted in Advice Energy Open Houses Renewable Energy Solar Uncategorised

October Eco open home event for Eastbourne, Willingdon and Seaford

Save the date – Saturday October 16th Plans are underway for an Eco Open Home event in October. This event aims to give guidance and…

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Hedgehog awareness week 2-8 May 2021

Next week is hedgehog awareness week – a week that seeks to raise the profile of Britain’s spiny mammal. Hedgehogs are in steep decline, but…

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Posted in Information

If you don’t want it anymore, Freegle it.

https://www.ilovefreegle.org/about Do your unwanted but useful items need new homes? Are you looking for something? I have recently “Freegled”… some plastic curtain rails, some double…

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Two Bokashi bins with tops, two small food waste containers with a cat passing behind. The cat is shorter and longer than a Bokashi bin
Posted in Compost Food Grow Plant Uncategorised

Aiming for Zero food waste

My Bokashi bins have arrived, so I’m all set to begin my adventures with composting. Even with the best of intentions, when you’re feeding a…

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New Countryside Code launched

Rules for countryside visitors The Countryside Code for visitors is your guide to visiting the countryside. It includes the rules you must follow when you’re…

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How Smoked Salmon Is Destroying Our minds

George Monbiot on Double Down News

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young hedgehog in vegetation
Posted in Wildlife

Making Willingdon Hedgehog Friendly

We all love to see hedgehogs, but sadly, hedgehogs are at risk of disappearing from our towns and countryside forever. Since the 1950s, when there…

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Posted in General Information

Horses for courses

Are you in a group? Thinking about suggestions for “The Willing” we need to get some momentum going. I think once it gets up to…

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