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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One School One Planet Podcast – Episode 8

In this episode Steve brings us two interviews and a discussion from participants in the PDC he is currently teaching at Sabina School in Uganda. Participants give fascinating insights into their backgrounds and motivatiosn for attending the PDC. Discussions cover the importance of working with the environment through organic agricultural methods, the implementation of ideas…

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One School One Planet Podcast – Episode 4

This week Steve and Jack are back at Cae Bodfach Community Orchard to catch up with conservation educator Dewi Morris and Emyr Jones, leader of the GCSE Land-Based Studies course at Llanfyllin High School. Dewi explains how the community orchard has developed over the last four years and why Afon Cain is so important to…

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