Issue 5 Summer 2019

First networking, then action.
What's On
Details of up-and-coming courses and events with the Northern School of Permaculture.
Chris Gathercole talks to Angus Soutar about the challenges of getting going with community projects.
Our regular contributors reflect on sunnertime: the Lammas festival, medicine with summer herbs (rosebay willow herb, nettle, mugwort) and offer some suggestions on how to connect with the natural cycle of events.
Here and There
A return to Incredible Farm, Summer Design Festival at The Parsonage, Krysia visits David and Nicola McCarthy
A place to distribute surplus and also ask for help. Features some low-waste retail outlets that we like..
Nigel Stewart on the montado system in Portugal and we get some stirring advice from Chris Martenson