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Still keeping up the January workout regime? How about making a few simple changes to make yours even more sustainable? EarthShare have some great ideas from taking advantage of hiking and biking trails in your local area, to eco-conscious equipment choices Keep up the good work!

Posted on: January 28, 2014 | Author: admin
Categories: Tip of the Week
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The alarming amount of peat compost used by Britain’s gardeners hit the headlines this week, due to concern over the continuing depletion of peat bogs – an important store of carbon, wildlife habitat and natural reservoir. To reduce the amount of peat you use, without compromising on quality, take a look at alternatives recommended by …

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Posted on: January 21, 2014 | Author: admin
Categories: Tip of the Week
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The RSPB state that over half of adults in the UK feed birds in their garden, which plays an important role in seeing them through food shortages and severe winter weather. If you are, or want to begin providing both natural and supplementary food for our feathered friends, make sure you follow the RSPB’s simple …

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Posted on: January 17, 2014 | Author: admin
Categories: Tip of the Week
Christmas Tree

From now until the 26th January, please don’t forget to recycle any real Christmas trees by removing all decorations and placing them at the front of your property (clearly visible from the road but not on the pavement), by 6am each morning, for collection and composting by Merton Council.

Posted on: January 7, 2014 | Author: admin
Categories: Tip of the Week
Green Coffee

Due to our current search for a new organiser to continue running Green Drinks, there will be no meet up next Wednesday (15th January), or until further notice. The former organiser tells us that it only takes an hour or two of your time a month, plus the meetings themselves (which are always enjoyable). If …

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Posted on: January 7, 2014 | Author: admin
Categories: News