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February 2020

‘Climate Change: Heading for Extinction (and what to do about it)’

26 February @ 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Watermark, Ivybridge Ivybridge, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

Wednesday 26 February 2020: ‘Climate Change: Heading for Extinction (and what to do about it)’. A talk organised by Extinction Rebellion (XR) XR at 7.30pm in the Watermark Centre, Erme Court, Leonards Rd, Ivybridge. You don’t need to sign up to XR or know lots about climate change to come along and find out more about both. Entry Free – all are welcome. Extinction Rebellion is a national and international socio-political movement using non-violent resistance to campaign to avert climate…

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POSTPONED – South Brent Climate and Ecological Emergency Advisory Group

27 February @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

The second meeting of the South Brent Climate and Ecological Emergency Advisory Group scheduled for Thursday 27 February 2020 has been postponed until Thursday 19 March to allow the Parish Council time to review the documents required to support the group, approve the chair and vice-chair, and prepare adequately for the first task to support the scoping plan.

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Greener Ugborough Parish Talk: ‘The Rubbish Talk: A journey towards Zero Waste Living’

29 February @ 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Ugborough Village Hall South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

Saturday 29 February 2020: ‘The Rubbish Talk: A journey towards Zero Waste Living’ in Ugborough Village Hall from 12.15-1pm, after Sustainable Saturday. Greener Ugborough Parish welcomes Sarah Allen, mother, teacher and writer, who will share how she has reduced her household waste down to one wheelie bin every six months (for a family of four). Sarah will give an honest insight into how she has achieved this, likely obstacles and helpful tips for anyone looking to reduce their environmental impact.…

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March 2020

SSB Trustees / Directors meeting

3 March @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until 8 December, 2020

Station House Cafe, South Brent South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map
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‘Weather, Climate, Change’ – talk in Ugborough Village Hall

10 March @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Ugborough Village Hall South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

Tuesday 10 March 2020: ‘Weather, Climate, Change’ a public talk at 8pm in Ugborough Village Hall. Find out about the basics of weather on the small scale, how that informs our understanding of Climate more broadly and what impact we are likely to see here in the coming decades (This is not a Sustainable South Brent event)

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‘What’s 1 Degree to Me?’ Shadow puppetry workshop

14 March @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Meadowbrook Community Centre, Dartington South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

Saturday 14 March 2020: ‘What’s 1 Degree to Me?’ Shadow puppetry workshop from 10.30am-4pm in Meadowbrook Community Centre, Dartington. This free, fun, informative, creative workshop led by Kate Stubbs from Light Bulb Fantastic, is for adults and children to learn what climate change is, its causes, effects and what we can try to do about it and explore misconceptions that participants may have about global warming. Participants will create their own shadow puppets and shadow puppetry scenes in small teams,…

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Dartmoor National Park volunteering opportunity

15 March @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Shipley Bridge, Grid Ref: SX 680 629
South Brent, Devon United Kingdom
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Sunday 15 March 2020:  Dartmoor National Park volunteering opportunity on Archaeological work party at the old clay workings at Shipley - Are you able to come along from 10.30am – 3pm to help the archaeologists and Dartmoor National Park Rangers. We will be continuing to clear the gorse from the clay working remains. Meet in Shipley Bridge Car Park, South Brent - Grid Ref: SX 680 629. All tools and equipment provided plus some refreshments (please bring your own packed…

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South Brent Climate and Ecological Emergency Advisory Group

19 March @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Old School Community Centre, South Brent, TQ10 9BP
South Brent, Devon United Kingdom
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Thursday 19 March 2020: (postponed from 27 February) The second meeting of the South Brent Climate and Ecological Emergency Advisory Group at 7.30pm in the Old School Community Centre. Following up from the declaration of a Climate and Ecological Emergency by South Brent Parish Council at its May 2019 meeting, and the inaugural meeting of this group on 16 January 2020. Meetings of the group are open to the public and residents are welcome to attend. For further information please…

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SSB Zero Carbon Group meeting

20 March @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Old School Community Centre, South Brent, TQ10 9BP
South Brent, Devon United Kingdom
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The Zero Carbon Group is a working Group of Sustainable South Brent. Its meeting are open to anyone. The aims of the zero Carbon Group are engage, inform and inspire action towards a zero carbon future in South Brent  Its current programme of activities Includes: Delivery of the Climate Fair - 18 April 2020 Cutting Carbon Workshop programme - May 2020 onward Community skillshare - May 2020 onward Electric car club - discussions ongoing If you would like to be…

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April 2020

Led Bike Ride to explore the Primrose Trail

5 April @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
South Brent South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

Sunday 5 April 2020: Cycle the Primrose Trail. Join Sustrans volunteers for a spring cycle ride through the beautiful South Hams countryside. We will discover part of the old railway known as the Primrose Line that used to run alongside the River Avon from South Brent to Kingsbridge. We pass former railway stations, ride alongside the River Avon and view one of South Devon’s amazing Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The woods and hedgerows will be alive with wild flowers…

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