Towards a Zero Carbon South Brent

Environment and Climate Emergency – towards a Zero Carbon South Brent: Sustainable South Brent has created a ‘Zero Carbon South Brent sub-group’. The group will look to pursue further local measures/projects that help to reduce the carbon footprint of the parish, which is an ambition of the ‘Parish Plan 2016+’. This follows a number of…

Greta Thunberg: “You did not Act in Time”

Following the discussion at the end of the AGM about what we should be doing in relation to climate change and the inspiration that had been gained from those participating in the Extinction Rebellion, from the commitment of the school strikers and in particular from seeing and hearing Greta Thunberg, here are the links to…

Let’s help the Share Shed go mobile – UPDATE

UPDATE: Share Shed won its ‘People’s Projects Campaign’, thanks to the public votes, and received a cheque for £48,599! See Facebook. Visit https://www.thepeoplesprojects.org.uk/projects/view/share-shed , watch the short video about Share Shed in Totnes and consider adding your votes for Share Shed to get funding for a mobile van to visit neighbouring villages such as South…

What do we want?

SSB projects feature in the Corridor Gallery throughout February – and the displays give a real flavour of the breadth and depth of SSB activities. And here are just a few of the ideas for future activities which put forward by members who came along to the social event.  Thanks to everyone who made the…

News from Bangalore

SSB Trustee, Laura Denning, is currently in Bangalore (India), undertaking a month long project with local art students, exploring the water crisis in the city and developing problem-solving strategies through the arts. Bangalore has a population of nearly 12 million and faces an imminent water crisis within the next 5 years. Only a generation ago,…