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Coal Mine Campaign Update 6/01/2021

The Secretary of State has decided NOT to “call in” the planning application! We are extremely disappointed (but not surprised) that Robert Jenrick is insisting that West Cumbria Mining’s plan to extract nearly 3 million tonnes of coal a year is not considered to be of national importance, and can be simply a local decision. …

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Waste into Wellbeing joins Fare Share

Fare Share is a national scheme to save food from the waste stream. In recent months we have found it increasingly difficulty to guarantee a regular supply of fresh food from local supermarkets and shops so will be joining Fare Share. With funds from Cumbria County Council we will be receiving trays of food from …

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Another European town competes a citizens’ jury on climate change

As the Kendal Climate Change Citizens Jury reaches its conclusion and starts to promote its findings and recommendations, we take a look at how another town is making progress on climate change.Nyon is a town in Switzerland which is very similar to Kendal – its population is about the same size and it has various …

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Forage & Ferment

Local members Amy and Tom  have set up a FB group called Kendal Forage & Ferment if anyone would like to join? All things foragey, winey, jammy, winey, pickley, beerey..

“I am Greta” screening

Screenings of “Greta” begin this Friday 16th with repeats over the weekend and Wed 21st /Thurs 22md