Glaciers and Climate Change
Please come to the free talk by Prof Michael Hambrey on glaciers and climate change and why this matters to humanity. He will look briefly at the impact of Storm Desmond and include some personal observations that stress the need for urgent action on climate change at both an individual and political level.
- 8 November 7pm, Friends Meeting House, Penrith
- 2 November: Meeting - Penrith
- 12 Nov: Freegle Give and Take - Castle Street Centre, Kendal
- 26 Nov: Freegle Give and Take - Kirkby Stephen
- Plant something in the Garden of Eden
- Why not ask for some asparagus kale seeds or damson tree suckers.
- Or Grow some pea shoots for salad
- Fellside Forager recipes
Environmental action in Eden District
PACT aims to increase our ability in Penrith & the Eden Valley to cope with the challenges of peak oil, climate change and economic sustainability. PACT is an environmental group started in Cumbria in 2008, and is part of the growing transition town network in the UK and around the world. PACT is made up of a group of like-minded and enthusiastic volunteers, committed to making a real difference in the local community.
Films and reports
- New films: PACT & Freegle at Penrith Show, Grow your own training course, Visiting Edible Gardens, Installing a Chimney Balloon, Zero Carbon Britain, Appleby Edibles, Community Gardening in Penrith and St Andrews Churchyard
- Photo report for Raised Beds for Food bank at Salvation Army in Penrith.
- Penrith wins trophies and accolades at Cumbria in Bloom 2012 due to our Greening and Garden of Eden projects.
- Pride in Penrith - see the Big Spring Clean film.