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Sammhuin Community Celebration (Some photos!)

13 Nov 20

by Francesco Benvenuti    On the 31st October the Salisbury Centre opened its garden for a socially distanced contemplative celebration…

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Building works updates – a New Centre is coming!

30 Oct 20

by Ailsa and Ragbir, Volunteer Project Managers & Trustees Whilst Coronavirus is restricting many of our social and community events it…

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Honouring all life – Reflection on grieving and our inner child

28 Oct 20

By Francesco Benvenuti   (* Trigger warning : This blog post contain some graphic content, in relation to wildlife loss, which…

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Learning to Tend to Our Grief

15 Oct 20

by Mena Kirmani   As we shift into the cooler months, we are surrounded by a grand shift in nature;…

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Sustainable diets and climate change. Does eating organic food help?

15 Oct 20

by Andrew Muirhead, Living Lighter volunteer My wife recently said to me, “You are less tolerant of food likes and…

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Sustainable transport – a personal perspective

1 Oct 20

by Andrew Muirhead, Living Lighter volunteer Andrew reflects on whether new technology means more sustainable transport options. Our lifestyle in…

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Autumn Equinox: Leaves & Seeds

18 Sep 20

Today we’re delighted to be hosting a small community celebration in the garden in the honour of the Autumn Equinox…

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Is it possible to refurbish a room without it costing the earth?

11 Aug 20

by Andrew Muirhead, Living Lighter project volunteer  My daughter shared her flat with 2 lodgers until recently. The flat was…

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Nature connection activities – one week to say goodbye to the swifts!

30 Jul 20

Swift bird (Apus apus) Credit: RSPB By Katie O’Neill I wanted to share this with the Salisbury community as hopefully…

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