Excited to let you all know that I will be giving a talk on Cohousing at the monthly Llandrindod Wells Transition Town group meeting this coming Tuesday, the 25th June, as part of my job working for @WalesCoopCentre For more info, location and times click here.
Since March I’ve been working part-time for the Wales Cooperative Centre in a new role created by Powys County Council. I’m the first dedicated cohousing project officer in Wales. This is a tremendously exciting opportunity and a huge challenge. Community led housing projects face an uphill struggle to get homes built but the results…
Powys County Council are encouraging residents to take part in a survey about electric car charging points in car parks. Complete the survey here http://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XBGN6T7
Check out these great interest free loans provided by Powys County Council through the Robert Owen Credit Union to help make your home cosier. http://www.rocbf.co.uk/home_loans/
Check out this new fund from the Nationwide Building Society to support community led housing. But do it quickly. The deadline is July 5th. http://www.nationwide.co.uk/communityfunding
There’s a new job in Powys available as a Digital Inclusion Officer. Might be for you? https://wales.coop/careers/current-vacancies/
Excited to say I’ll be taking part in a World Book Day talk at Pen’rallt Bookstore in Machynlleth on March 7th. Myself and two other authors will be hoping to answer the question ‘why do we write?’ More details to follow shortly.
Mentees wanted! Women’s Equality Network (WEN) Wales is recruiting a cohort of 25 aspiring women to take part in a mentoring scheme to get more women, and more diverse women, into public and political life. If you are a woman looking to develop or further a career in politics or public life then this could…
These guys asked me to promote their Green Stories competition. Looks pretty cool. We need more positive stories out in the world and this competition is one way forward. If you’re a writer interested in helping to create positive visions in the world check this out. About the Competitions
If you want to know what it’s like to create and live in an eco home, get yourself down to Cambridge on September 30th or October 6th. Cambridge Open Eco Homes gives you the opportunity to tour 10 houses and ask all the questions you ever wanted to about low energy homes. Also check out…