Posts Tagged ‘water’

May 2018 film viewing: A Plastic Ocean

May: A Plastic Ocean In May, instead of our usual Sustainable Frome meeting we asked people to gather to watch the award-winning film ‘A Plastic Ocean’  at Frome Town Hall. It was a great evening organized by Plastic Free Frome with an introduction from Michael Pitts, the cinematographer who shot much of the film.

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February 2018 meeting: Sustainable Yarn & Fibre

February: 1st February – Sustainable Yarn & Fibre At our meeting on the 1st February we explored the world of sustainable yarn & fibre. We quizzed and debated “What would you want your clothes to be made out of? “  Imagine being given a list of 15 different fabrics to rank – from wool to tencel to…

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April 2017 meeting: Sustainable water

April: 6th April 2017: Sustainable Water At our One Planet Frome meeting this month on Sustainable Water, we were treated to a fascinating presentation by Mike Blackmore, the conservation officer for the Wild Trout Trust. Even those of us who were not particularly wild about trout before the evening had the scales lifted from our eyes. Trout…

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April 2016 meeting: Sustainable Water

April 7th 2016 Sustainable Water, The Elliot Building, Park Road Frome-based ecologist Sue Everett explored how water reached the River Frome, the effects of local farming practices and household behaviour on the cleanliness of the water, and some of the changes that were helping to improve the health of our local river.

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