Biodiversity at heart

We are delighted to confirm that Town Councillors supported, on a 10 to 1 (abstention) basis the resolution laid by Dom and Alex to place Biodiversity at the heart of management of Town Council green spaces.   The resolution, which was amended in the meeting by IB Councillor Tom Lomax to include banning council use … Read more

Becky Addy Wood saved for future generations

IB Councillors have today successfully led plans to purchase Becky Addy Wood on behalf of the town. ┬áThe move, funded jointly with Friends of Becky Addy Wood and the Preservation Trust, with promises of further support from the local Area Board, provides protection for the area, which has been a popular alternative route to Avoncliff … Read more

Green Homes event

Councillor Alex Kay, author of the Town Council’s Climate Emergency declaration, hosted a Green Homes event on Jan 23rd, welcoming guest speakers from a renewable energy and environmental design companies to St. Margaret’s Hall as part of a Town Council event. The event, which was attended by around 75 residents, explored ways that houses can … Read more