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Grow your own with Landshare

Landshare brings together people who have a passion for home-grown food, connecting those who have land to share with those who need land for cultivating food. Since its launch through River Cottage in 2009 it has grown into a thriving community of more than 55,000 growers, sharers and helpers.

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Volunteers needed for island wildlife

 

Published in the Portsmouth News on Friday 12th August 2011

VOLUNTEERS are needed to help with wildlife conservation.

Hayling Island has several protected sites where the volunteer beach wardens will be based. Beach wardens carry out tasks which include monitoring, scrub clearance, path improvements, beach cleans and litter surveys. The tasks are vital […]

Government new planning policy Puts environment under greater risks

The government has released its new draft National Planning Policy for online consultation. The emphasis is on simplicity and a massive reduction in planning documentation. But will the new policies make it more difficult for local communities to resist inappropriate development and put green fields and habitats at greater risk for the sake of […]