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Penhill Green Drinks – March 2019

Tuesday 5th March, 7-9pm at The Deer’s Leap pub, 141 Penhill Drive, Swindon, SN2 5DX. Penhill is rich in community environmental projects and groups such as The Bee Roadzz Swindon, Penhill Haven, Swindon Street Reps, and Powering Up Penhill, an energy conservation project with collaboration by The Centre For Sustainable Energy and SCAN.  And, April sees the launch of Naturehood in Penhill, a project by Wiltshire Wildlife Trust.  In addition, there are lots of cool local projects to Swindon such as the Zero Waste Initiative, Swindon Cycle Campaign, Plastic Free Swindon and Hreod Burna Urban Forest. So we are pleased to be heading to the newly managed and renovated Deer’s Leap pub for our new monthly social, Penhill Green Drinks.  A good chance to get to know others in the area, to chat about local projects, environmental issues and have some fun in the process.  First Tuesday of the month,[…]

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CHEESE at Penhill – Warm Homes project at the Community Cafe

Tuesday 26th February, 1-3pm at John Moulton Hall, Penhill Drive, Swindon SN2 5DU. Please join and share facebook event https://www.facebook.com/events/580732979108608/ Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE) will be at the Penhill community cafe next week to share results of CHEESE thermal image surveys inside a couple of Penhill properties and what was learnt, and discuss how residents want to proceed with starting community projects in Swindon to tackle energy efficiency and reduce fuel bills.Draught-proofing is the most important and cost effective way to save energy in most houses – cold air leaking in through small cracks can replace the warm air in a room or house quite quickly. But finding where the cold air is coming in can be challenging, and there is more to do as well. CHEESE (Cold Homes Energy Efficiency Survey Experts) was started by someone I know in Bristol and has helped many homes in many areas of Bristol. They[…]

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