At our Annual Gathering on Saturday Wesley Paxton from Annan told us about a petition he is promoting to try and get a standardised refillable glass bottle. To read his idea in detail click here (PDF document). This is a message from Wesley and a link to his petition: This is my petition, I started
Category Archives: Dumfries
Over the next few months, Stop Climate Chaos Scotland will be out across Scotland with their members putting on Climate Action Workshops which you can get involved in! These free to attend workshops are an exciting opportunity to meet others interested in climate change, get to know more about this years Climate Bill and to find
These workshops will provide information about the Stop Climate Chaos CLimate Bill campaign and equip you with the knowledge and skills to take action. We hope attendees will feel inspired to take the message that we need a strong climate act onto their streets, communities and to their representatives. In partnership with Take One Action,
Have you ever considered calculating your congregations carbon footprint? I recently spoke to Matthew Aitken of Dunscore Parish Church who have been doing this for the past few years and it is not as difficult as it sounds. Dunscore is a small village which lies 9 miles northwest of Dumfries with a population of around
Join us in welcoming Applegarth, Sibbaldie and Johnstone Church of Scotland, our most recent Eco-Congregation!
Chris Naylor, Director, A Rocha International, Dumfries − Sunday 5 February You are invited to hear Chris speak at morning and evening services. During the 90s, Chris taught science in a school in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley. In his spare time he enjoyed birding at a nearby wetland which he realised was of international importance:
Dunscore Parish Church, only the fourth congregation to receive an Eco-Congregation Scotland “Continuing Award”, had the award plaque presented on Sunday by Environmental Chaplain, Trevor Jamison. Pictured received the award plaque from Trevor is Alison Boyes, founding member of the church’s Eco group. Alison said: “Dunscore Church has been an EcoCongregation since 2003 and gained