September 2016

29 September 2016

Winchester City Council is reviewing its waste, recycling, grounds maintenance and street cleansing services. Residents are invited to give their views by completing a questionnaire and have the opportunity to influence the way services are provided in future.

23 September 2016

Winchester City Council are holding a conference to explore ways in which the Council can do more in the area of sustainable food on the 12th October.

23 September 2016

Winchester BID is looking to make better use of spare company parking in Winchester by making it available through to 9 million users of RingGo.

23 September 2016

For the next few months the University of Southampton is offering free training in sustainable hairdressing. A small salon putting the training into practice could use 24150 kwh less energy, 143,000 litres less water and save over £5000 a year!

18 September 2016

How to challenge your pension fund to carry out its legal duty to take account of climate risks, whether you are already drawing your pension or still paying into one, and whether it's a private pension, an employer's pension, or local government pension.

17 September 2016

Campaigning to urge business and financial institutions to divest from fossil fuels - is it worthwhile, and how to do it - with links

14 September 2016
September is such a wonderful time of year if you grow your own vegetables but sometimes the plenty turns to glut! If you are luck enough to have too many tomatoes, try making homemade soup - so much nicer than anything that comes out of a tin! (photo from commons wikimedia)
14 September 2016

Autumn Seasonal Tips by Jim Morgan

12 September 2016

The IEW team had a fascinating visit in early September to the Horticulture area of Sparsholt College. Invited by Grounds Manager Jamie Cryer after our successful GQT event in May, we were keen to see the facilities there for ourselves.  He showed us the tropical house, orchard, beehives, propagation glasshouses, poly-tunnels, outdoor beds overflowing with plants and finally the BBC GQT potting shed and garden.

11 September 2016

A report on how Incredible Edible created the Vertical Garden on show during the Winchester Hat Fair in July.