A guide to electric cars

A guide to electric cars

Types of electric cars   Fully electric cars (EV) These are cars that run entirely on electricity.  Instead of an engine, they have an electric motor that gets its power from on-board batteries, which you charge by plugging the car into a power source.  Extra...
Let your garden go!

Let your garden go!

Julia Waterlow discovers that doing less in the garden can reap greater rewards for everyone. For some years now I have been leaving a large part of my small lawn un-mown.  The result has been a really lovely patch of long grasses and wildflowers that appear without...
Detoxing your household for spring

Detoxing your household for spring

By Jill Goulder & Julia Waterlow   With spring here, Jill Goulder and friends have been talking about household cleaning and how we can avoid using commercial chemicals and be a little simpler in our habits.   Who are we? Julia is our eco cleaning poster...