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Market remains open

The second national Covid-19 lockdown is due to start on 5th November, but open-air food markets are still able to take place. The Whiteladies Road market plans to remain open on Saturdays, but with stricter Covid rules in place. Some

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Online AGM 16 June 2020

Sustainable Redland will be holding our Annual General Meeting on: Tuesday 16th June 2020 at 7.30pm Because of Covid-19 restrictions, we are holding our AGM online using Zoom this year. If you would like to join the meeting please email

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Whiteladies Farmers Market to gradually re-open

The Whiteladies Road Farmers Market, which had been suspended due to Covid-19 precautions, will gradually re-open over the coming weeks. UPDATE: On Saturday 18th July Farro Bakery will also be back, and so will Croft Ales. UPDATE: On Saturday 4th

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Market Traders who can Deliver

Although the Whiteladies Farmers Market has been suspended because of Covid-19 precautions,  several of the traders who have stalls at the market are able to deliver, either directly or by post. Please visit the following websites to find out more:

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Whiteladies Farmers Market Suspended

UPDATE 21 May: The market will re-open gradually from Saturday 23rd May. UPDATE 13 May: Though the rest of the market is still suspended, there will be garden plants for sale on Saturday 16th May from 9.30am. UPDATE 24 April:

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BCR Energy Group Talks in the New Year

BCR Energy Group will be holding their first two meetings of 2020 on topics to inspire us for the new year: Making Your Green 2020 Resolutions – 14th January Changing Our Food To Save Our Planet – 11th February Both

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Market resumes on January 4th

The Whiteladies Road Farmers Market is taking a Christmas break on Saturday 28th December 2019. The weekly market will resume in the new year on Saturday 4th January 2020.

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Accepting Change

Hooray! The City Council has made a good move banning diesel cars from the city centre. It’s a start and a brave one.  From 2021 none will be allowed to enter during daylight hours and similarly powered taxis, buses and

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Climate Change and Good Leadership

Last week I had to wait for four large black SUVs to pass by one after the other before I could walk my small grandchild across our little street.  It set me wondering again about climate change and leadership. I

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We Need Good Leadership

I overheard a young couple in a Tesco Express the other day debating whether to buy four or six tins of tuna. I couldn’t resist intervening and suggested whatever they decide to hurry up, because soon there won’t be any

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