Sustainable Crediton Newsletter Issue 92

With the national news full of issues regarding the use and abuse of personal information we would like to take this opportunity to reassure our members of our commitment to the privacy and security of any information you give to us. If you have registered with us, we store your email address so that we can send you e-newsletters and occasional emails about our important events, and your username and password provide security for you to access 'Member Only' areas of the website such as minutes of meetings. Much more information is provided in this article and in our Privacy Policy.


Dates for your Diary
20th April

Screening of the film "Tomorrow"

4th May

Shobrooke Moon by The Woodmen CD Release Party

CD Release Party Bucanneers Bar East Street Crediton Friday 4th May 8pm

Tickets £5 on the door or advance bookings to 07981 811729 All profits to go to Force Cancer Charity and Hospicecare ...

10th May

Waste Action Group May Meeting

Anyone interested in Reducing, Reusing or Recycling is welcome to come and join our small friendy group and see what we are planning. All ideas welcome! Notes from last meeting ...

Regular Events
In case you missed it...
12th March

Review of Woodland and Hedgerow Work Party 5/2018

This was the work party postponed from the previous week due to snowy weather. Despite a foreboding ...

26th March

Review of Woodland and Hedgerow Work Party 6/2018

Eddy Kay writes "A beautiful spring day, last outing of the season. Five members of the team to sta ...

26th March

Review of WAG meeting

1. Present Esther, Nancy, Jill, Anne, Ruth, Chris, Carolyn Apologies - Polly, Imogen 2. Matte ...

26th March

Feedback from the Core Values Meeting

advertisement
News Highlights

Data Privacy & Protection

With the national news full of issues regarding the use and abuse of personal information we would like to take this opportunity to reassure our members of our commitment to the privacy and security of any information you give to us. We have therefore updated our Privacy Policy to clearly and expli ...

Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. Cookies cannot carry viruses or otherwise damage your PC but the inf ...

A Warming Vegetable Broth for April

For 4 - 6 generous portions you will need: 2 tablespoons organic rapeseed oil 200g (8 oz) squash or marrow cut into chunks the size of a walnut 1 leek sliced 1 large onion finely chopped 200g (8oz) carrots thinly sliced 1 medium tin chopped tomatoes 1 bay leaf, 1 teaspoon turmeric, 1 teaspoo ...

Should You Replace Your Solar PV Inverter

We are providing a link to an article on the Yougen Website which offers some advice to Solar PV owners who are considering replacing their inverter based on advice received from cold-calling companies. You can check whether your system is still operating efficiently by taking the advice in this a ...

Green Award for North Tawton Plastic Recycling Group

Winner of the 'West Devon Mayoral Green Award' for 2018 was the North Tawton Plastics Recycling Volunteer Group. Sustainable Crediton member, Carolyn Scott helped to set up this group as the local council do not provide kerbside facilities for recycling plastic. The dedicated group of volunteer ...

Changes in the Waste Action Group

Esther Mann has been the Waste Action Group co-ordinator for the last three years and has now stepped down from the post. The group has decided to share the role around the group on a rotational basis. Although Esther is stepping back from that post, she will still be active within the group &a ...

'Wood Party' by the Woodmen (Official video)

The Woodmen Band, including Pete Mason and John Downes members of our Woodland and hedgerow Group, are about to release an album called Shobrooke Moon. Proceeds from the sale of the album will go to cancer charities. The attached video "Wood Party" is on the album and features a video of action sh ...

Quick Lemon Fool

Devonshire cream and yogurt make a delicious lemon fool. For 4 portions you will require: The finely grated zest, and juice of 1 unwaxed lemon 1 tablespoon Devon honey 8 oz (250 g) natural yogurt 125 ml double cream, lightly whipped Stir the lemon juice, zest and honey together, and blend wit ...

Ivy- Friend or Foe

The issue of ivy and trees is one of those matters where it is all down to personal opinion. To some, it is a pernicious weed that smothers the natural form of trees and on which constant war must be waged. To others, it is an essential part of the wildlife habitat, providing shelter and food for a ...


“The tree that moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way”

William Blake