On midsummer’s day, Sunday 21 June at 5.30pm, Ilfracombe band OpenMind will be performing a Live Stream to raise money for a GoFundMe North Devon Covid-19 Community Fund.[Read more…] about OpenMind concert to spread positivity and raise funds
The Prince’s Countryside Fund awards 11 emergency grants to rural communities across the South West[Read more…] about 6 Devon orgs gain Prince’s Countryside Fund awards
There are two pieces of litter for every footstep you take on a beach. The tide of litter on our beaches appears to be on the increase, quantities of litter on UK beaches have more than doubled since 1994, and plastic now accounts for over 70% of all litter. Not only can litter be a health hazard to us and off putting to tourists, it’s estimated that over 100,000 marine animals die every year from entanglement or ingestion of items discarded on our beaches or at sea.[Read more…] about Help National Trust beach cleans fight the tide of litter
Northam Community Encounters is ‘a cross-community space where we can all come together and re-imagine a more connected sustainable future’.[Read more…] about Northam Community Encounters for a sustainable future
Visiting a farm on Open Farm Sunday, Sunday 5th June, is a wonderful way to discover the world of farming. Modern farming is incredibly diverse and impacts on all of us – from the food we eat, to clothing, medicine, fuel and manufacturing. Agriculture is vital to our future too – so come along and find out more!