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  • 27/11/14 – ‘No More Deaths From Fuel Poverty: Energy Rights Now!’

    Join Fuel Poverty Action & Reclaim the Power on 28/11/14 – the day the government reveal how many people died from the effects of fuel poverty last year, to demand ‘No More Deaths from Fuel Poverty: Energy Rights Now!’. Age Concern ... read more
  • 19/11/14 – Access Self Storage Christmas Appeal

    Christmas DecorationsShare some festive cheer by donating Christmas decorations to the Salvation Army! The annual Access Self Storage Christmas appeal, which runs across the UK, is calling for local businesses and residents to give Christmas decorations such as trees, lights, baubles, bells ... read more
  • 11/11/14 – Remembering WW1

    PoppyWe’re remembering those who have given their lives for the freedom we enjoy today. Take inspiration from the posters of WW1, which are still there to remind us to use the food we have in a more sustainable way… read more
  • 05/11/14 – Watch Out for Wildlife on Bonfire Night

    BonfireRemember, remember! Think about local wildlife when lighting your Guy Fawkes Night bonfires.     Hedgehogs (now a declining population) and other wildlife are often injured or die in bonfires each year. Help protect them by following these Top Ten Bonfire Safety Tips ... read more
  • 28/10/14 – Go Green For Halloween!

    Wintercroft MaskHalloween is just a few days away… so if you’re planning your costume, do it the green way with Wintercroft Masks.   read more
  • 15/10/14 – Chocolate Week

    ChocolateIt’s ‪‎#ChocolateWeek‬! If you’re in need of a sweet treat, make sure you choose ‪#‎Fairtrade‬ chocolate to help support the people and communities producing the cocoa for us all to enjoy! Find out more about Fairtrade cocoa HERE. . read more
  • 08/10/14 – Give Nature A Home

    More of Merton's wildlifeIt’s the small actions that will help our struggling wildlife, so this week, make a pledge to invest in a tree/shrub, feed your garden birds or make a log pile for bugs and fungi to feed and take shelter. There ... read more
  • 01/10/14 – Community Gardening this Autumn

    The team return on 01/05/14 to add wood chippings as the finishing touchAutumn may be here but don’t let that stop you from getting outside (come rain or shine) and enjoying the spirit of community gardening with Dig Merton! Email sustainablemerton@googlemail.com today to find out where your nearest project is happening NOW! #getdiggingformerton   read more