TDEG Annual General Meeting 2022

Wednesday 15th June 2022 7.30pm Fountain Square Church   1.Welcome Lynn (as Chair) welcomed everyone to the AGM. 2. Presentation of the 2021-22 Annual Report Lynn said that the report had been sent out to all members, and was now on the website.  She said it had been a busy year, and highlighted: The successful […]

TDEG Summer Walks 2022

Everyone is welcome on our summer wildlife walks. There is no charge, but booking is required so we can monitor and manage numbers, contact participants in case of emergencies, and ensure everyone is safe. Please follow the relevant link below to book on to individual events. Children under 16 years old are welcome, if accompanied […]

TDEG Annual Report 2021-22

Your TDEG Committee is delighted to present our Annual Report for 2021-22. Our project groups and members have achieved many great things over the last year. We hope you agree this summary demonstrates how much we can achieve when we work together. You can read the full Annual Report by clicking on the button below. […]

Cycling Survey

How can we help to promote and support cycling in and around Tideswell? Tell us what would make the biggest difference to you by answering our survey (click on this link to take you to the survey). It will be open until the end of June. We will use your feedback to decide what to focus […]

TDEG Committee meeting Wednesday 18th May 2022

7.30pm Wednesday 18 May 2022  Community Hall, Tideswell  Present: Lynn, Jules, Deborah, Andrea, Rob  Apologies: Sheelagh, Sue, Laura and Adam, Suzanne, Helen, Laura B  Chair: Lynn  Notes of last meeting (16.2.22): approved  Actions arising:  a Lynn to ask Pete H and Peter L re help for printer: done  b Jules to approach library re keeping […]

TDEG Wildlife Group Meeting – 11 May 2022

We covered items on tree planting, working with Tideswell & District Sports Association, a new Owl-Kestrel Connect Project, and proposals for a Summer Events Programme. ————————————————— 1.PRESENT: Lynn, Esther, Nicky, Carl, Sue, Adam, David, Lisa, Kath, Deborah Apologies: Sheelagh, Laura    2. UPDATE ON QUEEN’S JUBILEE TREE PLANTING PROJECT This is a whole TDEG project, […]

Going Wild in our Gardens for Climate Action

There are plenty of ways you can take action against climate change in your own garden, and most of these actions benefit our local wildlife as well. The Wildlife Trusts have produced a really useful list of things you can consider. Read more here. Their ideas focus on the following issues: Reducing your flood risk […]

Wildlife Sightings – January-March 2022

Spring begins in March (depending on which metereologist you are speaking to) – not sure that is the case in our area. We have certainly had some interesting weather during the winter months this year. There was only the slightest dusting of snow early in January, and February apparently completed the eighth mildest UK winter […]

Tideswell’s new Repair Café – helping both the planet and your purse!

A new Repair Café launches in May for residents of Tideswell and District. The aim of the Café is to encourage more people to repair broken household items rather than replacing them with new. This will help save the planet’s resources, reduce the number of items going to landfill sites, and help people save money. […]

Repair Café – Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Repair Café? Repair Cafés help people to get stuff fixed for free – stuff that might otherwise lie unloved at the back of a cupboard or end up in landfill when it could be brought back to life. You either come and fix it yourself or get the help and advice of […]