Schools

 The DCSF (Department for Children, Schools and Families) has reported that schools produce 15% of Britain’s total carbon emissions. They also educate future business people, politicians, homeowners and activists. It is of the utmost importance that they...

Crafting and the Art of Recycling

Making has long been an effective way of using odds and ends to create useful and attractive items.  At the Creative Open Workshops (C.O.W) we take this very seriously and nothing goes to waste in our colourful workshop area.  Many of our workshops rely on...

Airmiles Allowance : time for some blue skies thinking?

‘Airmiles’ is still taken by most people to refer to be a good thing : vouchers for extra ‘free’ air travel, as a reward for having paid for previous flights. With growing awareness of global warming, however, some individuals have begun to restrict their personal air...

HS2, you won’t like the railway route

The Real HS2 route is due to be published shortly by the company charged by the Government to look into it. Others have pranced about waving maps, current railway owner Network Rail (a private company that managed to fund a speculative report), being the latest....