My copy arrived in the post today - jolly good - have you subscribed yet?
Nice article Andy
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- Thu Nov 24, 2005 2:14 pm
- Forum: Health and Beauty
- Topic: Reusable Cloth Hankies
- Replies: 35
- Views: 17429
Siewpeng I enjoyed your blog and am in agreement with you on the plastic/paper mission. I always go shopping with my own bags and basket and most of the shopkeepers know I dont want a bag. I also cut up paper to use for scrap, and make sure the kids dont waste it. We have a little box of paper squar...
- Tue Nov 15, 2005 1:16 pm
- Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
- Topic: PLANTING BROAD BEANS IN NOV(PLEASE GIVE A REPLY ASAP )
- Replies: 8
- Views: 3203
Have just read my Amateur Gardening which says dont plant any later than this week for a crop in early May
- Tue Nov 15, 2005 1:13 pm
- Forum: Site Information and Announcements
- Topic: Plastic Bags
- Replies: 108
- Views: 79336
Excellent Andy - do post their reply for us to read. As to social responsibility have you looked at the Corporate Critic website? This site enables you to check the ethiscore of major companies and there are some surprises. The score is out of 15 - Co-op 14, Asda 0.5, T***o 2.5, Waitrose 6.5, Somerf...
Rec'd email from Yeo Valley today who say they have no plans to move their production to Switzerland but are expanding in this country. They had no answer to my question re packaging coming in from Switzerland tho.
- Sat Oct 22, 2005 5:21 pm
- Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
- Topic: Self Suffish Christmas Tips?
- Replies: 24
- Views: 8392
This is not really an answer to a self sufish xmas but you might try reading Gareth Lewis on the Freedon in education website - www.freedom-in-education.co.uk/newsletter/december04
Have just sent Yeo Vally an email - watch this space for an answer. I get really disappointed when things like this happen. Nothing is as it seems and everyone is owned by someone else. Green + Black for example being bought by Cadbury who are owned by Premier Foods, or Marmite being owned by Unilev...
- Thu Oct 20, 2005 7:33 am
- Forum: Alternative Energy
- Topic: Nuclear Power The fuel of the future?
- Replies: 26
- Views: 15377
Brilliant! Excellent! This is just what I have been ranting about for years but all my family and and friends just call me a Luddite. I dont want STUFF or THINGS or GADGETS. The OM says it makes jobs but at what cost? The health of the planet, thats what. How long will it take for people to realise ...
- Tue Oct 18, 2005 9:06 pm
- Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
- Topic: cabbage white fly, what ways can I deal with it?
- Replies: 9
- Views: 3801
In this wet weather everything gats washed off..... I tried Derris dust but no good. Odd thing is they have only attacked the Savoy not the Hispi (yet).