Category Archives: Food Production

COMMUNITY CHEF

The community chef visited the village hall today as part of the Wye Our Place project. The idea was to talk through ideas about forming a social eating place in the village – aimed at reducing isolation and improving nutrition … Continue reading

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WYE COMMUNITY FARM HARVEST FESTIVAL

This is a film made by the Funder Films crew at the Wye Community Farm Harvest Festival.

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PARISH HEADLINES -18

These are my recollections on the parish council meeting which took place last Thursday: Final agreement as to whether the Free School will occupy the Grade 2 listed college buildings is still to be reached. A final decision is expected … Continue reading

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15/10 ENVIRONMENT MEETING

As I mentioned in my last post, I set up a meeting last Tuesday night to discuss possible environmental initiatives in the village. In total 12 people attended – including representatives from the Agricola Club, the Allotments, the Children’s Playing … Continue reading

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WYE FOOD FESTIVAL

Congratulations and thanks to all those who’ve spent so much time and care planning the 3rd Wye Food Festival which is launched at the Farmers’ Market tomorrow with a beer tent, a bouncy castle and a beekeeping demonstration (a potentially … Continue reading

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CHEWING THE CUD

The horsemeat scandal is a timely reminder to support our local food producers and retailers: the Farmers’ Market this weekend, Perry Court Farm, Ripple Farm Organics, Wakelins, the Wooden Spoon jam factory, Wye Bakery, Wye Community Farm… Have I missed anyone out? … Continue reading

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SEMAPHORE AND LOUDHAILERS

My internet is down. It went down on Boxing Day and I’ve been jumping through a succession of tiresome hoops ever since – call centres, indeterminate appointments with engineers, semaphore and loudhailers… But there have been compensations. Compensation number one … Continue reading

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