Home Page – Introduction to us (TVEG)

Please click here for Knighton Community Woodlands Group

This website is now under development.

One of our goals in 2020  is to make this website more up to date and to provide more  links with the work of other  environmental organisations. Note these pages are not updated every day.

STOP PRESS Coronovirus

Teme Valley Environment Group is following the government advice on allowable essential activities during  the current pandemic. All group activities are cancelled until further notice.

The Teme Valley Environment Group (TVEG) is based in and around Knighton, Powys.  We are an open group and welcome people of all ages and abilities who are concerned about local sustainability and the environment. Our current concerns include local food production, reduction in the use of plastics, renewable energy supply via our partnership with Knighton Community Woodlands Group and other environmental projects including regular litter picking, developing sign up to to free water refill schemes  and support to other local single issue campaigns.

Please join us

:-email Penny Nicholson on info@tveg.org.uk

:-phone Anne Mary Davies on 01547 528833e

Be part of a creative and inspiring movement. Or just turn up at one of our open meetings and we’ll be pleased to see you!

There is no fee to join.

You can

a) join in to any of the projects that are already running

b) you can set up your own project

c)  you can just receive emails about what we are doing

SUMMARY OF SOME ACTIVITIES 

Knighton Community Woodlands Group (formerly known as Knighton Tree Allotments Trust – KTAT) manages local woodlands with the help of volunteers who then have access to locally produced firewood, bean poles and other woodland products: to volunteer and learn more contact Gary Cowell on  01547-520374 or email woodland@tveg.org.uk

Edible Knighton  needs volunteers to tend the fruit and nut trees and herb beds around Knighton.  For details or to volunteer please contact Sheila Clarke at: sheila_clarke@hotmail.com or phone 01547 520019. Go to the ‘Edible Knighton’ page for next activities and the Ramblers statement re coronavirus.

Litter Pick. The kit is available for any local group to borrow free of charge. Contact sheila_clarke@hotmail.com.or phone 01547 520019.  Go to the ‘Tidy Towns’ page for next activities when these are allowable

Allotment  – See the entries on the ‘Allotment’ page

Project Plastic       Check out the project leaflet.         Reuse and recycle. Ideas collected from people in the Rea Valley doing their bit to save waste. (PDF file – opens in a new window.)

Other community projects are supported by Teme Valley Environment Group members See the entries on the ‘What we do’ pages

MEETINGS:

The Teme Valley Environment Group hold general meetings on an as needed basis. You can be involved in joining activities and projects without attending general meetings. Sub groups/meetings concentrating on specific projects will also be held from time to time in response to need. For full details see the ‘Meetings’ page. All face to face meetings are currently cancelled. Depending on progress re the pandemic electronic meetings may be publicised

CONSTITUTION

Read our Constitution.  Find it on the’ Constitution’ page.