Fizz Free February!

February 2019 might seem like ages away, but we want to give you plenty of time to prepare to take part in Fizz Free February. Following on from Southwark’s Council’s fantastic campaign earlier this year, we want to take Fizz Free national! Please plan this into your 2019 comms and engagement. Anyone and everyone in the SUGAR…

Commendations & congratulations for Environment Plymouth

By Jackie Young I am really delighted to say that Environment Plymouth has won national recognition at the 2018 Groundwork Community Awards. Thank you to Zoe [Sydenham] at Plymouth City Council for the nomination! The ‘Plastic Free’ campaign was the winner in the Best Community Contribution to Environmental Sustainability at a celebration in the Houses of Parliament and was collected…

Plymouth Gardening Gurus

Two of Plymouth’s gardening champions have been sharing their gardening adventures on BBC Radio Devon recently.   Dennis Trewin and Tess Wilmot shared their enthusiasm and love of gardening on Toby Buckland’s regular Sunday morning gardening programme.  On Sunday 18th November, as Toby was away, Michael Chequer interviewed Dennis about his broad experience in gardening and teaching…

Sustainable Food Cities – What Next?

By Ian Smith The Sustainable Food Cities (SFC) Network is conducting a consultation exercise on the theme of ‘What Next?’ For the national SFC programme.  This is a review and reflective practice exercise, drawing learning and informative experiences from the highs and lows of the Sustainable Food Cities programme phases 1 and 2 and looking…