Category Archives: Sustainability definitions

AUTUMNAL REVIEW

This blog is supposed to be all about my efforts to promote sustainability in a small community. To that end, I began the blog by publishing a number of pages highlighting projects that have taken place in other communities around … Continue reading

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WINNING ON WASTE

To be truly sustainable, a community must have a good knowledge of its waste. How much of it is there? Where does it go? Perhaps it will even have a waste policy – or, even better, a zero waste policy? … Continue reading

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BAKER-BROWN MCKAY

Yesterday I drove with a friend to see the inspirational Singleton Environment Centre (and to walk the dogs). I hadn’t realised that the building was designed by Duncan Baker-Brown and Ian McKay: I’d written about their future house in the … Continue reading

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THE VILLAGE’S VILLAGE CONSULTATION

The village also carried out a village consultation in the summer. As part of the neighbourhood plan, a questionnaire was distributed. The results of the data-friendly ‘closed questions’ have been previously published (Wye NP survey summary leaflet1 final), but now … Continue reading

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IMPERIAL’S VILLAGE CONSULTATION

Rummey Design are running a village consultation on behalf of Imperial College and they’ve just published some results: 121210wye3rummeyfeedbacksummary. The 6-page report highlights people’s desire that the village should remain a village, and that transport issues should be sorted out. … Continue reading

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POWER OF POSITIVE THINKING

These are some of the comments that I received from the exhibition. I’ve cut the email addresses off for data protection…

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SUSTAINABILITY EXHIBITION

This is a picture of the exhibition which took place on the village green in Wye on September 15 and which featured most of the posts that I’ve put up on the site so far. About 60 people came to … Continue reading

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