Past Events

Past Events

Look what we’ve done in the past!”

Duck Day 2019 Saturday, May 18th 2019 | 10:30 am

Our Annual Whacky Fun Day for the whole family.  Take a look at our video for a flavour of the silliest event in Carding Mill Valley, where even the National Trust goes bonkers for a day. Ten Races, duck entries still only 50p (we must be quackers) and duck biscuits in the National Trust Chalet […]

Plastic – Free Picnic Saturday, Aug 24th 2019 | 12:00 pm

This is THE Challenge! Can you organise yourself to come to a picnic with NO single use plastic anywhere in it? This is one where your children are probably better informed than you are, so get those little people involved! WHEN?                    Saturday 24th August 12.00 – 15.00 WHERE ?                 Rectory Field (behind the Scout […]
Location:
Rectory Field, Church Lane, Church Stretton, SY6 6DQ

Never Mind Lambeth, Do the Climate Walk Saturday, Sep 21st 2019 | 1:30 pm

On Saturday 21stSeptember we are organising a peaceful walk to show solidarity for concern about the climate. This is part of a week of Global Climate Strike mobilisation, September 20 – 27th and is a joint response by a broad coalition of groups, NGOs, unions and social movements across the world to young people’s call to action […]
Location:
Co-op Car Park, Lion Meadow, Church Stretton, SY6 6BX

Renewable Energy in the Home – the way ahead Friday, Oct 18th 2019 | 7:30 pm

With proposals to ban mains gas connections to new-build homes within five years, an ever increasing interest in home battery storage, and growing demand for ground and air source heating systems, it looks like zero carbon  home renewable energy is definitely the way forward. Yet recent reductions in the Feed in Tariff income from photo […]
Location:
Methodist Church, Watling Street South, Church Stretton, SY6 7BG

Autumn Lecture Friday, Nov 8th 2019 | 6:45 pm

We are delighted to announce that our next Autumn Lecture will be given by Richard Millar, the Senior Climate Analyst for the independent Committee on Climate Change. The CCC is the official independent advisory body to the UK government on reducing emissions and adapting to the risks of climate change. Prior to joining the Committee […]
Location:
Church Stretton School, Shrewsbury Rd, Church Stretton, SY6 6EX

Drop in and switch energy suppliers Thursday, Mar 12th 2020 | 10:00 am

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Location:
Mayfair Wellbeing Centre, Easthope Road, Church Stretton, SY6 6BL

Plastics Awareness Day – will be rescheduled Thursday, Oct 1st 2020 | 12:00 am

Watch this space for more information …

Apple Pressing Weekend in Carding Mill Valley. Provisional date. Saturday, Sep 11th 2021 | 12:00 am

Bring your own apples (and if possible your own containers) and watch them turn into mouthwatering liquid nourishment. You can even squeeze them yourself! It’s too early to know if you will have a bumper crop of windfall apples this year. And keep an eye out for what’s happening in your neighbours’ gardens. Tell them […]
Location:
Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton, Shropshire, SY6 6JG

Food for a Healthy Planet Friday, Sep 17th 2021 | 7:30 pm

One thing which the coronavirus emergency demonstrates is that we can change our lifestyles if we really have to. So let’s use the situation to make the changes and learn the skills which we can continue to apply to the ongoing climate emergency when things return to so-called ‘normality’. 19.00 Introduction by Grant Wilson, Centre […]
Location:
United Reformed Church Hall, Ludlow Road, Church Stretton,

Electric Vehicle and Low Carbon Day Saturday, Oct 9th 2021 | 12:00 am

With more and more electric vehicles coming onto the market, our EV day is an opportunity for local people to see new models and quiz their owners about the pros and cons of owning and driving electric. And for the first time, we are including suppliers of other low carbon equipment – watch this space […]

2022 Annual Duck Race, Cardingmill Valley. Provisional date. Wednesday, Jun 1st 2022 | 12:00 am

June 1st is only a provisional date to remind us to ensure all our plans are in place. As soon as we have a firm date, the Events diary will be updated. This popular event is high on our list of the activities we are keen to set up. Note that if it had taken […]

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