EVCC celebrates conservation award

EVCC celebrates conservation award

EVCC celebrates conservation award Esk Valley Camphill Community members are celebrating winning a North Yorkshire Moors Association (NYMA) Conservation award for their habitat restoration work in Danby Dale. In collaboration with landowners Debbie and Mike, the...
Autumn in our community garden

Autumn in our community garden

News As the rain arrives, summer departs and autumn gusts in, bearing its beautiful plumage of red, orange and gold to the world. These fantastic colours are mimicked by the vegetables, and whilst we may lose the delicate greens of summer the rich purple of the...
Ecobricks

Ecobricks

Ecobricking   Ecobricking Every Friday morning, Mitchell (M) and Reid (J) are ecobricking in High Farm kitchen, sometimes assisted by Arnold (J). An ecobrick is a brick used to make furniture, raised walkways, even walls, AND it disposes creatively and...

A festival Review

A Festival Review   A Festival Reviewby the Dalehead household. As we sat down together, we umm’d and aah’d trying to remember what we had done for the festivals all that time ago …. Michaelmas, the first festival in the festival year. Oooh yesss, it was in...
Resilience

Resilience

Resilience The ‘Technology’ of Community-Building Many of you will be familiar with the concept of the Transition Towns, which emerged in the early 2000s. The idea was that ‘Peak Oil’, or some other global shock, could result in political and economic collapse....
A Year and A Day Magazine

A Year and A Day Magazine

A Year and a Day Magazine   A Year and a Day Magazine  It’s well known that times of confinement or isolation can provide fertile ground for new initiatives to bloom. At Christmas, a seed of an idea was sown in Castle House sitting room:  Why isn’t there a...