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Naomi writes about why her family ditched their car – and how they manage without one now, mainly by walking or using trains and buses. Wheels by Naomi on The Minimal List. Advertisements

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Posted in driving, family, public transport, trains, travel and exploration, walking

Eco-light night spectaculars

As happens quite often, a conversation on Twitter prompted this Week 17 post for Weekly Blog Club. Do put forward some more ideas for environmentally-friendly big public spectacles for night or dark days that could replace the big beacons and

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Posted in communities, culture, natural environment

Wind turbines for dummies*

For his Week 11 post, Peter McClymont has shared something of the complex issues that parish councillors have to consider when faced with proposals for wind turbines. He provides an interesting and unusual view on the subject of wind power.

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Posted in communicating, communities, cultural heritage, local government, natural environment, public sector, town and country planning