Think twice this christmas..

About how you wrap your presents and about sending out cards! the lazily smart folk amongst us know that we could save ourselves time - and as Leighton points out - trees this xmas - by wrapping presents in old magazines/newspapers etc. and sending e-cards. 50,000 trees apparently..

Sustainable Development: the Merton Rule

“The ‘Merton Rule‘ is the groundbreaking planning policy, pioneered by the London Borough of Merton, which requires the use of renewable energy onsite to reduce annual carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the built environment. Hundreds of local authorities look set to follow Merton’s lead, which will impact all new major development projects throughout the UK.”

dulwich picture gallery

the main galleries of the dulwich picture gallery are open this sunday for free! as part of the dulwich arts festival from 10 to 5 p.m.

another interesting event that is part of the festival is ‘eco-vandalism‘ in Sydenham Hill Woods (the wood is located between Dulwich, Sydenham Hill and Forest Hill) - also on Sunday.
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