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  • 19/12/16 – Tackling heat this Christmas…

    1010 Cold Inside GuideAs we snuggle up with family to enjoy the season’s festivities, it can be easy to forget that in the UK we live in some of the draughtiest homes in Europe. Leaky homes mean higher energy bills, more carbon emissions and poorer ... read more
  • 16/12/16 – The Mammoth Family Freeze

    Mammoth Freeze 2Love Food Hate Waste have teamed up with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and AO.com to celebrate the DVD release of Ice Age 5: Collision Course and deliver the Mammoth Family Freeze! Each year we throw away 7 million tonnes ... read more
  • 08/11/16 – Create a leaf mould cage…

    Give nature a homeWinter is approaching and now is the time to prepare for the big tasks that need to be done to keep your garden wildlife-friendly during the frosty season.  Creating warm and cosy homes for nature is very important, as is making the ... read more
  • 27/10/16 – Caring for your wild flower patch this Autumn

    Grow Wild AutumnThe Grow Wild team share their top tips to get your wild flower patch in order before the temperatures plummet… Wildflowers produce an abundance of seeds which can be collected and sown now or in the spring. Autumn sown seeds will ... read more
  • ‘Have A Go’ – The New Face of Fixing…

    The Goodlife Centre 2As our homes become cluttered with a whole range of objects, referred to as a state of ‘peak stuff’, more of us want to buy less and make the most of the items we already have. ‘Our current obsession with ‘Upcycling’ ... read more
  • 05/08/16 – Big Butterfly Lunchtime Count!

    There are just 2 days left to take part in this year’s Big Butterfly Count! The big butterfly count is a nationwide survey aimed at helping to assess the health of our environment. Don’t miss your chance to get involved by joining ... read more
  • Love Parks Tip of the Week

    IMG_09103Love Parks Week 2016 is a celebration of all of the amazing parks and green spaces in the UK and encourages people to get outside and be more active.   Local parks are so important as they are for anyone and everyone ... read more
  • 30/06/16 – Summer Strawberries

    Strawberries TennisThe strawberry season makes all things summery, but did you know that strawberries are also one of the most frequently thrown away foods How to make the most of succulent strawberries? Best way to store: Store strawberries in the original packaging in the ... read more