In Praise of Pollinators

In Praise of Pollinators

Over dinner, think about the fact that we have pollinators to thank for every third mouthful of food we eat, and that (according to WWF), pollinators are worth a staggering £690mil/year to the UK economy. Pardon the pun, but in the past we’ve...
Is Sustainable Travel a Thing?

Is Sustainable Travel a Thing?

While arguably staying at home and going on local day trips on bike, on foot or public transport is going to be the greenest holiday option, some of us have a hankering for getting further away, perhaps even leaving the country, and would like to know how to make our...
How sustainable are our Easter eggs?

How sustainable are our Easter eggs?

Here in the UK we are the fourth biggest consumers of chocolate in the world but experts estimate that chocolate ranks just below red meat in terms of eco-unfriendly foods. With Easter coming up, we thought we’d look at how we can all help to make chocolate a more...

A new concept in car sharing

Oxfordshire’s “local loop” car share model featured in the Sunday Times today. DEN are investigating the potential for a local car sharing scheme and would love to hear your views.We’re looking at a new concept whereby locals can...