We are now ramping up to the Norwich and Norfolk Eco Awards 2017 to showcase all the excellent environmental work that is happening across Norfolk! If you are or know a group or organisation that have outstanding projects and schemes with a strong ecological or environmentally-friendly ethos or which can show they adopt a sound eco approach to all their business then get entering the awards right here for free until Tuesday 14th February! Winners receiv
Wild Words made a special appearance at the Norwich Science Festival last week to debate how to encourage pro-environmental behaviour. A great debate was held with Dr Tom Hargreaves and Dr Charlie Wilson from the University of East Anglia setting the scene about different thoughts and approaches for encouraging pro-environmental behaviours in society. Do we focus down on impacting individual actions of people to make small changes in their dai
The new Norwich and Norfolk Eco Awards celebrate people who made an environmentally friendly contribution to their local area or the county in the last year. Entries are being sought from individuals, groups and organisations with a strong sustainable living or eco-friendly ethos, or groups and organisations that show they adopt a sound ecological approach to all their business. Benefits include; All entrants receive a certificate, and each categ...
The second Wild Words debate "Health, Wellbeing and Nature" with Baroness Barbara Young is available to listen to on our YouTube channel. (more…)
Following on from the tremendous first debate we are pleased to announce the next Wild Words will be held on Thursday 10th December at the Anteros Arts Centre and we are delighted that Baroness Barbara Young will be speaking on the subject and setting the scene for the discussion that follows. The debate will look at the link between 'Health, Well-being and Nature'. (more…)
You can now listen to the first Wild Words debate "Within You, Without You" on our YouTube channel. Our speakers were the noted writers and authors Richard Mabey and Mark Cocker. (more…)
The start of our Wild Words series is fast approaching. The first debate will be held at Dragon Hall 17:30 -19:00 on Tuesday 29th September. The speakers are the noted writers and authors Richard Mabey and Mark Cocker and the title will be 'Within You Without You', after the title of a Beatles track that talks about the life within you and the life without you and the connection of the two. (more…)
We're pleased to announce a new group is coming together made up of individuals who work for nature through their profession, their leisure, their art or their science. (more…)...
The Forestry Commission in the East of England and East Midlands are promoting free support to forestry businesses thinking of applying for grants within the new Rural Development Programme. (more…)...
A new River Wensum Strategy is being developed to raise the profile of this important river through Norwich. (more…)