Use Slow and Small Solutions – Principle 9

Principle 9- Use small and slow solutions We have had a very proactive day again in the field with Mr Emyr Jones and students from Llanfyllin High School with spring in the air and energies high as half term term is fast approaching, the students did a fantastic job at laying the weed matting as…

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Humble Hedgerows and Landscape Connectivity

This winter we have planted over 400 native trees and shrubs at Cae Bodfach with local volunteers, MENCAP and Llanfyllin high school students in the form of shelter belts and hedgerows. Go Team! A mixed variety of native tree and shrubs including Hazel, Dog rose, Blackthorn and Elder were planted to fill in the gaps…

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Building community & building soil is how we avert a climate disaster

“if you can’t feed your country, you haven’t got a country“ Climate emergency, food security and community renewal, these things are all very closely linked. The heart of any strategy to combat the climate crisis must work to preserve and enhance diversity in a great many ways. But a healthy civilization sits at first on…

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How do we respond to the long emergency?

We can be confident in saying that we really dont know the answers of how to respond to the huge challenge that is cliamte change. It is a many headed beast and is going to affect us in all sorts of ways we cannot anticipate. We need to mitigate and adapt we are told but…

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One School One Planet Podcast – Episode 13!

In this week’s episode we feature select edits from a community conversation at the Cross Keys in Llanfyllin on the theme of ‘Building Resilient Networks.’ We cover a lot of ground in the discussion and demonstrate that Llanfyllin already has the infrastructure in place to be a resilient community, it is just a matter of…

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Volunteer Llanfyllin

Wanted: Communicator and Organiser. Interesting opportunity to join the One School One Planet project and help out producing our bi-weekly podcast. One School One Planet are facilitating and recording community conversations at the Cross Keys Llanfyllin, an open community space for use on our bi-weekly project podcast. Help with planning, resarch, inviting guests as well…

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