Wedding Photography Yorkshire: Brides up North

Wedding Photography Yorkshire: Brides up North

I haven’t had a chance to post favourites from Gillian & David’s amazing eco wedding which was held at The Craven Cruck Barn in Appletreewick, Yorkshire yet so I’m thrilled that ‘Brides Up North’ have recently featured their day on their blog.  I’m so passionate about all things green and so their day was an inspiring example of how to plan an eco friendly wedding.  I’ll let the piece do the...

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Fish Fight – please join the campaign

Fish Fight – please join the campaign

This is an issue that I feel really passionately about.  Having given up meat several years ago over concerns about animal welfare and the insanity of the global impact of the meat industry I do still eat a small amount of fish.  I’ve been trying to educate myself towards sustainable options and for my birthday this year was given a copy of Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall’s book “Fish” – it’s an amazing...

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I rode the Wave – Climate Change March in London

I rode the Wave – Climate Change March in London

Just back today from an amazing weekend in London after joining in with the Climate March in London on Saturday known as THE WAVE – hence the fabulous blue running throughout.  I understand that media coverage hasn’t been fantastic (surprise surprise – there was probably a fascinating football scandal that needed to take precedence) so in case you didn’t pick up on what was happening – over 50,000 people from all...

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The Wave – march for a safe climate future

I’m getting really excited about my trip to London tomorrow on The Wave Express to join thousands of others marching to demonstrate my support for a safe climate future in advance of next weeks climate talks in Copenhagen.  The action starts at 12pm at Grosvenor Square with the climax of the march happening at 3pm when we will circle Parliament – it’s going to be a family focused day so really safe with lots of entertainment...

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Copenhagen Climate Talks – take action

I attended a really thought provoking debate at Leeds University last Friday titled ‘Countdown to Copenhagen’   The panel included Franny Armstrong – director of The Age of Stupid, Rt Hon Hilary Benn MP – Secretary of State for DEFRA, Ashok Sinha – Director of the Stop Climate Chaos Coalition, Edward McMillan Scott MEP – Vice-President of the European Parliament and Rt Hon John Prescott MP.  I came away...

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Ride the Wave….


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Ride the Wave….

Tickets are now on sale to join in what is set to be one of the biggest climate demonstrations to date in London. Organised to coincide with the Copenhagen Climate talks – it’s aim is to send a message to our world leaders that a FAB agreement is required – one that is – Fair – Ambitious – Binding. The date is 5th December and a special train has been chartered to take 500 supporters down to London for the...

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Fab Green online mag – The GIN Lady…

Just wanted to pass on details of a fab web resource I’ve just discovered… THE GIN LADY – alongside lots of good info there some amazing shopping ideas – perfect for eco friendly gifts – although I have to say I’d find it hard to give a lot of it away as there are some gorgeous things! I’ve been eyeing up a few goodies for our allotment as well as my office…oh and my wardrobe…!

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Date for your diary – The Wave…


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Date for your diary – The Wave…

Stop Climate Chaos are organising a special train to take over 500 people down to London to march peacefully in the lead up to the UN Climate Summit in Copenhagen. It’s so important that as many people as possible take a stand to show the world leaders that they need to take urgent action… The key messages of the march are to quit dirty coal, protect the poorest and act fair and fast… Please visit the Stop Climate Chaos...

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