Archive for October, 2016

  • Buy Local: biking discount for members- thanks Rides on Air

    Wallingford's local bikeshop Rides on Air offers Sustainable Wallingford members 10% discount on parts and accessories and 5% off bikes! If you cycle to work, you can also get up to 42% off a new bike through your employer and tax reduction, as well as preserving air quality and improving your health.

    Posted at 27th October 2016 | By : | Categories : Air quality,Buy Local,News,Transport | Comments Off on Buy Local: biking discount for members- thanks Rides on Air
  • Micro-Earths: – Jason Lewis, 7.30pm, 27 Oct, Wantage, + water from SustainableWallingford

    Sustainable Wantage is helping to organise a talk by Guinness World Record holder, author and explorer Jason Lewis, as part of the 2016 ‘Wantage not just Betjeman’ literary festival.  The talk, sponsored by the the MidCounties Co-operative Campaigns Fund, will explore sustainability lessons drawn from different communities around the world who live within their finite resources. It will follow an earlier talk Jason is giving on the same day entitled ‘To the Brink’  where he’ll ...

    Posted at 25th October 2016 | By : | Categories : Food,News,Transport,Water | Comments Off on Micro-Earths: – Jason Lewis, 7.30pm, 27 Oct, Wantage, + water from SustainableWallingford
  • All about stuff USA- watch and yearn

    These days we might sometimes think the US only gobbles energy but does nothing to reduce consumption. Some great ideas and quotes here in their latest update Ready.. get set.. change! The Story of Stuff Project’s journey began with a 20-minute online movie about the way we make, use and throw away all the Stuff in our lives. Five years and 40 million views later, they’re a Community of more than a million changemakers worldwide, working to build a ...

    Posted at 18th October 2016 | By : | Categories : News,Waste | Comments Off on All about stuff USA- watch and yearn
  • Air Quality Consultations in Henley 29 October

    If you live in Watlington, Wallingford or Henley SODC want hear your views on proposals to cut vehicle emissions. SODC are holding special drop in exhibitions between 10am and 2pm ( details ) on the following dates: Saturday 15 October – Watlington Town Hall Saturday 22 October – Wallingford Town Hall Saturday 29 October – Henley Town Hall You can find out about the proposals for ...

    Posted at 12th October 2016 | By : | Categories : Air quality,News | Comments Off on Air Quality Consultations in Henley 29 October