What’s Happening

Understanding Dying

Understanding Dying  Understanding Dying Death is the end. An absolute. Or the absolute end of the person who once walked this earth. The person we loved ceases to exist in their earthly form. And, regardless of what we believe about what comes after, the...

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Herb Garden

Herb Garden  Our Herb ProjectWhat was it like, one year ago, in the old manège behind Homefield? The poly-tunnel, a lovely gift from friends was set up, and plants were raised there in spring and veg grew in it all summer. Top soil was bought in and two long...

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Ecobricks

Ecobricks

Jonathan and Michael explain how their ecobrick workshop is making use of plastic waste in High Farm kitchen.

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Resilience

Resilience

ResilienceThe ‘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....

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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: 

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Electric Vehicle

Electric Vehicle

Electric vehicle appeal - help our community go green!  By contributing towards the cost of a second hand electric vehicle, you will be helping us to stay connected while reducing our impact on the planet.    Our community is committed to removing the...

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Community Response to Coronavirus

Our Community Response to Coronavirus  Here in EVCC we’ve been proactive in adopting measures that, hopefully, will slow the spread of the coronavirus and minimise its threat. Because we are an international community and have members with friends and relatives...

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Breaking Bread Expansion

HELP US EXPAND OUR COMMUNITY BAKERY'Dear friends, customers and supporters of our bakery,It is with great joy that we can thank you today for your continuous backing of our bakery. It is because of your generous donations that we have reached our fundraising goal and...

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Camphill Youth conference report

Camphill Youth Conference 2019 At the end of August, we welcomed young people from Camphill communities across the world to the Esk valley. We gathered for a weekend of talks, workshops and discussions on how we can express our Camphill values in modern times.  Last...

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