Now’s the time not to fly

No-fly pledge gathering momentum: The Guardian: Following Greta: joining the Swedes on their no-fly holidays  Sweden has had a no-fly campaign for three years, and it has caused an 8% drop in passenger numbers since January. Here, Flight Free UK is asking people to...

Air pollution in Lewes

By Ann Link of TTL You might not expect Lewes to have an air pollution problem except after Bonfire. But it does. There is an Air Quality Management Area covering part of the town centre, and a monitor for NO2 and PM10 particles in West Street. The county has an air...
Litter Pick Leader – volunteer needed! 

Litter Pick Leader – volunteer needed! 

Litter Free Lewes, a Transition Town Project, has successfully carried out around two to three litter picks a month since November 2017. Volunteers have collected well over 500 bags of litter, recycling, and a huge amount of fly tipping. Litter Free Lewes have also...

Convergent initiatives

by Dirk Campbell The number of environmental movements to have emerged in the last two decades is quite dizzying. In the 1980s the Green party, Friends of the Earth and Greenpeace were pretty much the only players. Then as the century turned, more entered the field....