Dorset COP “Conference of Parties” is a ground-breaking, community-led event organised by Zero Carbon Dorset, Dorset Climate Action Network and Sustainable Dorset. It will be the UK’s first ever community-led, county-based cop conference. The networking event hopes to attract people and organisations… Read more about Dorset COP: Saturday 9th September 2023
In keeping with our village environment, the Foxhills estate was originally designed to include a large number of trees in the open spaces. However, many of these have grown to a height that is now out of proportion for the… Read more about Plans for the Foxhills Trees
A new partnership has been put together to tackle fly-tipping and waste crime in Dorset with the launch of the SCRAP fly-tipping campaign. The partnership includes Dorset Police, BCP Council, Dorset Council , and the Environment Agency, together with… Read more about New Dorset multi-agency campaign to tackle fly-tipping – SCRAP
Although it’s a joy to see the Daffodils, this feels a bit early. Apparently it has been the warmest December on record – and according to Mark McCarthy, head of the Met Office’s National Climate Information Centre: “2019 will be… Read more about Early spring Daffodil spotted in Halls Road!
The Lytchett Matravers Parish Council has declared a Climate Emergency and is preparing an Action Plan to reduce the village’s carbon footprint. Please complete this survey to help us make sure we address the right issues in the Action Plan… Read more about LMPC Climate Emergency Survey
On 9th October children from the village school came to a meeting of the Lytchett Matravers Parish Council and delivered a petition they had organised which said: “We ask that Lytchett Matravers Parish Council declare a Climate Emergency to ensure… Read more about The Climate Emergency article
You may know that both BCP & Dorset Council declared a Climate Emergency earlier this year. Whilst there is still a lot of mystery as to what this means in practical terms it is an important statement of intent to… Read more about Climate Emergency