Green

Shaftesbury Town Council Should Be Carbon Neutral Before 2030 Says Councillor

Shaftesbury Town councillors have adopted a plan for the Town Council to achieve carbon-neutral status by 2030. But Cllr Alex Chase expects the council to reach that goal sooner.

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Sustainable Energy Park Announced For Motcombe

A Motcombe family say they’re excited to be hosting a sustainable power project on their land.

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Rewilding Woodland In North Dorset

North Dorset National Trust ranger Clive Whitbourn has drafted proposals that could alter the appearance of a 74-hectare wood near Fontmell Downs.

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Contract Award Brings New Shaftesbury Allotments A Step Closer

Want an allotment? There is a seven-year wait at some of Shaftesbury Town Council’s existing sites.

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Shaftesbury Councillor Concerned Water Fountain Could Spread COVID-19

Shaftesbury Town councillor Karen Tippins is concerned that a water fountain planned for installation outside the Town Hall could spread coronavirus.

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Dorset Wildlife Trust Membership Deal Will Fund Shaftesbury Conservation

Dorset Wildlife Trust is offering half-price annual membership during January.

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Shaftesbury Home Grown Report – Hedge Laying Is A Success

Antonia Eastman reports from the hedge laying project at the community farm, Shaftesbury Home Grown, on Breach Lane.

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Dirty Nails On Shaftesbury Parish Hedges And Breach Lane Gates

Our wildlife-friendly gardener ‘Dirty Nails’ share tips on January tasks and seeds.

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Planet Shaftesbury Responds To Dorset Climate Emergency Strategy

Planet Shaftesbury has responded to Dorset Council’s climate emergency strategy.

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