That little bit of atmosphere is all we've got Flash floods in Ludlow Vapour trails over the isle of Annet in Scilly on an otherwise cloudless day Our duck race team Our very own Forest Garden All Electric: 0 to 60 in 3.7 seconds, Range 200+ miles Top Speed 120 New generation Electric Cars 100 mile range The Duck Races - in May every year Electric Bikes - Healthy and good for our hills MP Philip Dunne racing by pedal power
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Acton Scott 2 – Our Submission in Support

As we supported the earlier scheme for a solar farm at Acton Scott, it will come as no surprise that we support this reduced scheme .  We give below the full text of our submission to the Planning Committee.  The application will be heard either in early February or March.   Comments on Proposed Solar Farm at ...

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Solar Farms – the Full Text

Our Vice-Chair wrote a personal open letter to MP Philip Dunne that was quoted in much truncated form in the Shropshire Star of 9 December.  As the Shropshire Star chose to draw attention to his position within Stretton Climate Care we think it important that the full text is made available on this website. Solar Farms - ...

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Nissan’s New Electric Van Reviewed

Nissan's eNV-200 all-electric van is based upon the tried and tested (and amazingly smooth) Nissan Leaf and offers a class-leading 4.2 cubic metres of space and a load capacity of 703kg (they don't say what disaster occurs if you load 704kg in it). So we gave it a trial run... On first sight, it looks pretty much ...

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Solar Farms: The Letter & Photo the Shropshire Star Wouldn’t Publish

Last week one of our executive members wrote a personal letter to the Shropshire Star, who chose not to publish it.  He also sent a photo they might care to use showing how solar farms can continue existing farming practice whilst also providing almost zero carbon electricity.  Unlike the Shropshire Star, we do think it worth publishing,  so here ...

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Shropshire Prepares for Climate Change Disasters

Whilst many in Shropshire - even the odd MP in the north of the county - deny it's happening, Shropshire's  community, health and emergency services are preparing themselves for the worst of climate change.  The biggest disaster will be when - not if - the Ironbridge Gorge collapses into the Severn, but other issues associated with ...

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A Message to All Those Who Oppose Solar Farms and Other Renewables

WE WERE WRONG. Global warming is actually worse than we thought AND IT NOW THREATENS ALL LIFE ON THIS PLANET. Take a look at this short video and ask yourself which is more important; your view, or the future of life on earth.  We are the first generation to realise what is happening - and the last ...

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Nissan Wins By a Single Seat in Electric Car Showdown!!

In the big Electric Car showdown in Stretton, the winner was the Nissan Leaf - by a single seat! It was another fun day at Stretton's second Electric Car Event, with the Co-op car park filled with whisper quiet vehicles and no emissions to be smelt as the public browsed Electric and Hybrid vehicles from Nissan, Toyota, Renault, Vauxhall ...

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