Environmental groups opposing the Brent Cross incinerator took their fight to the House of Commons on Tuesday of last week. Together with invited MPs, they heard leading waste experts spell out the dangers of incinerators, such as that proposed at Brent Cross, and the arguments for a “zero waste” alternative. However, Mike Freer, local MP for Finchley and Golders Green failed to attend.
Brent Cross Cricklewood Coalition members from local Friends of the Earth (FoE) groups in… Continue
Brent Green Party Submission to Brent Council Waste Collection Strategy Consultation. 20 October 2010
1. This is Brent Green Party’s contribution to the consultation of Brent residents on the proposed arrangements for residential waste collection. Firstly we would like to say that there would seem much to commend the new arrangements particularly as they are based on the current practices of 20 top performing local authorities. The proposals are clearly driven by… Continue
In 1956 an employee of Tsuruoka Co-op in Yamagata district northern Japan invited co-op members to her home and explained how members could use the co-operatives self-service shop to collectively order and buy daily necessities - centred on food items - at favourable prices. The idea took hold and eventually led to the…See More
Make that yummy festive food last even longer! If you do find yourself with extras, freeze the tasty leftovers as home made ready meals for the new-year, saving you time and money. At the end of this session, you will Understand Love Food Hate Waste tips and adviceUnderstand what to do with the food you can’t eat – recycling, compostingUnderstand the significance of food waste, its causes and consequencesHave an awareness of what steps food manufacturers, suppliers and retailers are taking to…See More
Join us for a tasty authors talk and demonstrations on screen, to show you just how you can feed your family for £5! The book encourages other non-cooks to be confident in the kitchen and make up their own recipes. Books from author Bernadine Lawrence will be on sale for only £5!FREESee More