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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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Lughnasadh: A harvest festival

30 Jul 20

by Susannah Phillipson It’s Lughnasadh this weekend! Celebrating the peak of high summer and the beginning of the harvest season….

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New flames of an Ancient Fire

17 Jul 20

by Francesco Benvenuti   In these past few weeks I have really started to feel an increased desire to see…

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Zero waste and eco-consumerism

9 Jul 20

by Mika Moriyama The ‘Zero Waste’ movement has grown massively over the last five years – zero waste stores where…

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Apple trees and old German apple cake

30 Jun 20

by Andrew Muirhead Andrew is a Climate Champion volunteer with the Living Lighter Project. There is an apple tree behind…

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Sowing the Seeds for New Communities

24 Jun 20

by Francesco Benvenuti   As the energy of the Solstice is still flowing strong these days, the sun is shining…

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