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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Creating Connections

Wow what a busy and energetic day! Thanks so much to the volunteers this week for a cracking job! Thanks to Alex for the superb mown pathways which provide clear access into and around the orchard, these connect with existing paths to create a more cohesive park space and allow for a meandering walk through…

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One School One Planet Podcast – Episode 12!

This episode features extracts from the second of our Community Conversation events at The Cross Keys in Llanfyllin. The theme for the discussion, which includes several different voices from the community, is ‘Small and Slow Solutions.’ As the conversation progresses it becomes clear that Llanfyllin already has a number of nodes of activity in place,…

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One School One Planet Podcast – Episode 10!

In our first episode after a brief hiatus, Steve and Jack reflect on some of the work they have been doing over the last few weeks – Steve’s PDCs in Uganda and his work with the Norwegian Refugee Council, and Jack’s continuing research into the ‘spiritual’ and ‘experiential’ dimensions of Permaculture. The main bulk of…

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