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April 2022

Volunteer Work Party to help dig out Invasive American Skunk-Cabbage

6 April @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm BST
Badworthy South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

Wednesday 6 April 2022: Dartmoor Invasive Species Project - Volunteer Work Party: Just when we thought it was time to wash off the muddy overalls there is another request for recruits to help dig out American Skunk-Cabbage in the Badworthy bog garden, South Brent. Work with ecologist Mervyn Newman and Dartmoor Ranger Ella Briens on this interesting project which has now been running for three years, following Mervyn’s survey for Dartmoor National Park to help plan for the control of…

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Earth Day

22 April
South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

https://www.earthday.org/     The Earth Day 2022 Theme is 'Invest In Our Planet'. What Will You Do? For information on Earth Day events, activities, and what individuals and organizations can do to make a difference, see:  https://www.earthday.org/earth-day-2022/

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SSB Annual General Meeting

28 April @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm BST
South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

Thursday 28 April 2022: Sustainable South Brent’s Annual General Meeting  at the Old School Community Centre at 7.30pm. Formal Announcements will follow from SSB in due course. Sustainable South Brent has been at the heart of the village’s sustainability activities since 2006 and is playing an important role in the agenda to combat climate change. Join us to catch up with our latest news, hear about what we are doing, make your own views known and see how you could…

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May 2022

Sustrans led Guided Bike Ride along the Wray Valley Trail

2 May @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm BST

Monday 2 May 2022 Guided Bike Ride along the Wray Valley Trail. Explore, build confidence, enjoy! Early Spring is the perfect time to cycle the Wray Valley Trail. Flowers will be staring to come into bloom, the trees will have new foliage and the trail will be full of birdsong. Led by experienced Sustrans volunteers you’ll be able to relax and enjoy the ride! Starting from Station Road Car Park, Bovey Tracey TQ13 9AW at 11am and returning about 3.30pm,…

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SSB Trustees/Directors meeting

3 May @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm BST
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until 6 December, 2022

South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

Regular Monthly meeting of SSB Trustees/directors.

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Get involved in a Community Fridge/Larder project in South Brent?

10 May @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm BST
South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

Tuesday 10 May 2022: Community Fridge: Would you like to be involved in a Community Fridge/Larder project in South Brent? Come along from 7.30 – 9.00pm to the Old School Community Centre to meet Inga Page, who will share her experience of setting up and running the successful Community Fridge in Ashburton,. A Community Fridge is a well located space where donations of surplus food can be made and be available for anyone to collect and use free of charge.…

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Vicarage Road Allotment Association Plant Sale (plus Ukraine cake sale)

14 May @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm BST
Old School Community Centre, South Brent, TQ10 9BP
South Brent, Devon United Kingdom
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Saturday 14 May 2022: Vicarage Road Allotment Association Plant Sale from 10am until 12noon in the Old School Community Centre. Come along and buy from a selection of plants raised in the Allotment Association greenhouse. Donations of plants are also welcome. Tea and Coffee available. Now with added cake sale in aid of Ukraine/British Red Cross

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Wanted: Volunteers to prepare and sow a seed bed of hedgerow species

16 May @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm BST
South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

Saturday 21st May at 11:00am we are looking for volunteers to prepare and sow a seed bed of hedgerow species at the Sanderspool Playpark. Bring a wire rake for scarifying! The activity should take about one hour. Any questions please email jennyharker11@gmail.com.

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Talking Rubbish Zoom meeting

17 May @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm BST
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until 20 December, 2022

One event on 13 December, 2022 at 7:00pm

South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

The recently revitalised Talking Rubbish group will be holding their Zoom meeting monthly at 7pm on the Third tuesday of the month. We’ve got lots of great ideas and plenty of room for new members! Everyone welcome, so please email rubbish@ssb.org.uk if you would like to receive the Zoom invitation.

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The Marsh – Open for Garden Waste & Compost

22 May @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until 26 June, 2022

The Marsh Composting site South Brent, Devon United Kingdom + Google Map

For Marsh Volunteers Rota: Click Here The Marsh: SSB’s composting site: adjacent the South West Water site on Exeter Road is open on Sunday mornings from 10am-1pm both to leave garden waste, and to buy compost. Having placed collection of compost on hold for a few weeks, compost is available for collection again. However, we still need MORE green garden waste eg. grass cuttings, dead flowers etc., and LESS wood! Please don’t bring stumps, vines, bamboo, Japanese knotweed, Himalayan balsam,…

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