Dorset Climate Change Action Conference is to be held on Saturday 21st October at St Aldhem’s Church Centre, Spa Road, Weymouth DT3 5EW. Its objectives are to inform about climate change and promote action, to challenge politicians to take action and to recruit new Transition Town Weymouth and Portland members. Amelia Womack, Deputy Leader of the Green Party is the keynote speaker. It’s a full day conference with speeches in the morning and workshops in the afternoon.
Letter from local member, David Smith, to the BBC to complain about appearance of climate change denier Lord Lawson (click on the image below to link to a pdf document)
Please fill in the consultation on pedestrianising the top of South Street in Bridport. You have until the end of September. Find the link and read more about it here.
6th August 2017
We're pleased to support the campaign to reduce plastic waste. We’re making enquiries in Bridport to see if we can get this public water tap working again, so tourists and residents have the option of a refill instead of buying plastic water bottles.
UPDATE: apparently the fountain originally stood elsewhere and was moved as a way to preserve it - so it's never been connected! We will look into possibilities for connecting it
Community Litter-Pick on Tuesday 8th August:
Please be invited to join our next clean up in central Weymouth on Tuesday 8th August....the alternative summer fun :)
Trade deal with the USA? Local member David Smith's letter to Richard Drax, MP for South Dorset.
Click on the image below to link to a more easy to read pdf version