Visit to the Centre for Alternative Technology

The world of alternative technology has come a long way since the early 1970s, when an innovative eco-friendly community was founded on the ruins of an old slate quarry in mid Wales.Read more

Charity facts

Here are a few of the facts that the directory of social change (dsc) has recently published about charities, which you might find interesting and perhaps surprising.Read more

Should we build or farm on flood plains?

Global warming is leading to sea-level increases, increased rain and increased flooding. Yet in the UK we are building and farming on flood plains that naturally act as a flood defence.Read more