Interest Groups - Environment

ENVIRONMENT— MONTHLY, FIRST WEDNESDAY 10:00—12 noon

LEADER:

Chris Drewery—Chris.drewery@btinternet.com

VENUE:

Upper Room, Methodist Church, Perrymount Road.

Talks are based around themes such as recycling of resources or environmental concerns, such as fracking and climate change. We have excursions to outside establishments such as a nature reserve, a vineyard and the local recycling centre.

March 4 Biodynamic organic farming and sustainable farming practice,

Chris Marshall, Tablehurst Community Farm, Forest Row.

April 1 Presentation on Waste in West Sussex concentrating on the non-recycled waste Colin McFarlin

May 6 Environment Trip to the non-recycled waste treatment plant at Horsham

June 3 SE Water

To discuss water supply/quality in the rapidly developing mid Sussex area and the likely effects of climate change on water supply.

July 1 Sustainability in the Fashion Industry.

Katie Jones (Ken’s daughter) who is a knitwear specialist working and lecturing in London.