Our duck race team Flash floods in Ludlow The Island of Annet in the Scillies on a clear day.   Vapour trails from aircraft leave their mark. 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 - May 17th this year Electric Bikes - Healthy and good for our hills MP Philip Dunne racing by pedal power

Our Forest Garden

Two of the Stretton Climate Care members have their very own Forest Garden. Once established a Forest Garden is a low maintenance sustainable system. It can provide owners with fruit, perennial vegetables, shrubs, and herbs. Mixing these foods and plants in a way that will mimic the structure of a natural forest provides sustainability. Read more

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Electric Car Breakthrough as New Batteries Announced

Everyone says the big problem with electric cars is their range and the loss over time of battery capacity.  Well, perhaps we've seen another big step towards a solution!  PowerJapan Plus have announced a new battery that's more powerful and charges quicker than Lithium -ion, uses no nasty rare or heavy metals, is 100% recyclable and doesn't decay ...

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Carding Mill Valley Duck Race Entrants

All 80 entrants in this years Duck Races on SATURDAY 17th MAY at Carding Mill Valley have been declared fit.  There will be TEN races, from 11.00am to 4.00pm.  Ducks are 50p a go, with prizes for 1st 2nd 3rd and last. AND there will be a Nissan Leaf All Electric Car on show. Fun ...

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Nissan Leaf Review

The Nissan Leaf is a fabulous not -so - little electric car.  It's no longer a milk float or a plug in toy - it is a real life car that will take 5 adults and two dogs and actually feels like a car.  The difference between an electric car and a hybrid car is ...

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Family Duck Race at Carding Mill Valley

   Join Stretton Climate Care at Carding Mill Valley for this year's Annual Duck Race. This is a great family event that the kids love. At only 50p per duck per race, it is fun you can afford.  It will be taking place on Saturday the 17th of May and will start at 10.30am until 4.00pm. ...

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    • Looks like more settled weather for the Stretton Climate Care Garden Party today! Phew! // posted on 20/07/2014
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    • A wonderful Duck Races day on Saturday, and the Electric Vehicle Charging point going in on 27th May. My life is complete! // posted on 20/05/2014
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