Archived articles from 2006

 

Bioviva

 
 

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28 Nov 2006

 


 

Prize-Winning Passion for Books

 
 

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24 Nov 2006

 

Wendy Cooling, 2007 Winner of the Eleanor Farjeon Award for services to children's literature, talks about the importance and enjoyment of early literacy and 'the magic between the pages'.

 

Norwich is the UK's Greenest Town

 
 

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22 Nov 2006

 

A study by Locallife.co.uk has found that Norwich, the only city in East Anglia, is the green business capital of Britain.

 

Food Not Lawns

 
 

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21 Nov 2006

 

How to turn your yardinto a garden and your neighborhood into a community.Food Not Lawns combines practical wisdom on ecological design and community-building with a fresh, green perspective on an age-old subject.

 

SUPERKIDS!

 
 

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21 Nov 2006

 

Stocking Filler! SuperKids - 250 Incredible Ways for Kids to Save the Planet. Super Kids arms the young eco-heroes of tomorrow with all the facts, ideas and knowledge they'll need to save the planet.

 

Cardiff Eco-Hotel

 
 

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20 Nov 2006

 

The Copthorne Hotel in Cardiff have been announced the winners of achallenge for organisations to cut their carbon emissions by 10% in 100days.

 

Join the Great Supermarket Debate

 
 

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20 Nov 2006

 

Campaigners are calling for people to become involved in a debate that explores the role of supermarkets in their lives and their communities.

 

Planet Earth Report

 
 

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20 Nov 2006

 

The Living Planet Report is the World Wildlife Fund's biennial statement of the state of the natural world, covering global populations, measuring biodiversity and humanity's demand on the biosphere.

 

Eco House Completed in St Albans

 
 

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20 Nov 2006

 

An eco house has been opened in St Albans, as part of a project by thelocal council, to see how effective their new energy-saving featuresare compared to a home near by.

 

Europe's Most Sustainable Commercial Building Opened

 
 

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20 Nov 2006

 

A building which has championed the modern use of ancient techniques insustainable construction, was opened this October, overlooking the seaon the White Cliffs of Dover

 

Water Use Less Save More

 
 

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15 Nov 2006

 

This book lists 100 ways in which to do your bit. Tips range from simple measures ñ such as turning off the tap while you clean your teeth ñ to more drastic ones, such as installing a rainwater harvesting system.

 

Energy Use Less Save More

 
 

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15 Nov 2006

 

There are many small things we can do which cost nothing but can make a difference. This book gives you over 100 tips for saving energy, money and the environment

 

Animate Earth

 
 

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15 Nov 2006

 

' 'Animate Earth' represents systems science at its best . . . gives a whole new dimension to what environment-friendly' really means.'óJonathon Porritt

 

Diary of an Eco Builder

 
 

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15 Nov 2006

 

'Diary of an Eco Builder' focuses specifically on environmental issues through the story of his attempt to realise an inspiring and challenging vision. Honest, amusing and unexpected, it highlights all the key issues which arise when you build an eco-house.

 

Allotment Gardening

 
 

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15 Nov 2006

 

An Organic Guide for Beginners - Allotment Gardening is a practical guide to growing your own fruit and vegetables organically. Aimed at those who have not had an allotment before, or are new to growing their own, it is packed with good advice.

 

Secret Nature of The Isles of Scilly

 
 

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15 Nov 2006

 

With over 200 colour photographs, and maps to guide the reader to the reader to places where rare wildlife can be seen,Secret Nature of The Isles of Scilly is a comprehensive guidebook to the island's wildlife, and to the species that are special to Scilly.

 

Visionaries of the 20th Century

 
 

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15 Nov 2006

 

Visionaries of the 20th Century brings together the lives and works of 100 great men and women who offered inspiration, hope and healing.

 

Organic Places to Stay in the UK

 
 

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15 Nov 2006

 

The Organic Places to Stayis the first guide toinclude B&Bs, guesthouses and small hotels, offering organic, local and sometimes home-grown produce.

 

The Green Building Bible

 
 

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15 Nov 2006

 

The Green Building Bible is neither a step-by-step guide or bedtime reading but an ongoing annual publication  

Green Places To Stay

 
 

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15 Nov 2006

 

The latest titles in Alastair Sawday's series of Special Places to Stay, Green Places to Stay, is a guide to ecoaccommadation around the