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    Can we encourage as many as possible to sign and/or organise petitions - and if possible to attend the "Day of Action" at the Carmarthen Guildhall on Saturday 30th August at 10am.

    If the TTIP goes ahead, as is being discreetly negotiated at present, it will make billions for the US global corporations and ruin our society, economy and environment in the process.



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  • The new Three Towns Food Network, linking Knighton, Presteigne and Kington to increase local food resilience, will be showing at Knighton Agricultural Show on 30 August (next to the tea tent, with Tene Valley Environmental Group and Knighton Tree Allotments Trust. Read more ...  

  • The 2014 Spring Greens Fair


    Bigger, better, bursting with good things green, but still intimate and charming...the 2014 Spring Greens Fair is back this weekend, 3/4 May at the wonderful Court of Noke, Staunton on Arrow. Mid Wales Permaculture Network will be there, of course (perennial forest garden plants for sale and adopt-a-plant with free plants for children. This year there will be even more wonderful food, activities, forum discussions, demonstrations, crafts, performace... see it all here:

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    Memorial Hall, Presteigne, 9am -1pm


    LOCAL PRODUCE inc fresh organic veg, local cheeses, meats, eggs, smokerie, scrummy bites, homemade Indian foods, apple juice ...

    A SPECIAL stall for April from Whitton WI

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Tools for Self Reliance roadshow dates

Tools for Self Reliance, Cymru, will be selling their lovingly refurbished tools at . . .  11th February SEEDY SATURDAY, CARMARTHEN  St. Peter’s Hall, Nott Square from 10am – 3pm.     The usual mix of seed swapping, local crafts, produce and sustainable, fairtrade stalls.TFSR will be sellingtheir usual range of quality reconditioned garden, green wood working and other tools as well as Fair Trade tools made by blacksmiths in Tanzania. Free entry with food available.

Other upcoming events where you can see TFSR


18th Feb   -  Seed Swap, Hereford,

25th Feb   -  Seed Swap, Monmouth, 10 am – 12

26th Feb  -  Seedy Sunday, Machynleth  10 am – 3 pm

11th March – Seedy Sunday Abergavenny, Trinity Hall 11 am

7th  April  -  Seedy Saturday, Malvern

14th April “MAONYESHO YA ZANA”  “Grand Tools Fair” at our Crickhowell workshop OPEN DAY

19/20th May – Smallholders Show, Builth Wells

New collection point for tools

A new tools collection point in Carmarthen is up and running. It’s in the Healthy Planet bookstore, which is in the old Allied Carpet store in Pensarn, Carmarthen.  The store is currently open Monday to Saturday from 10am, closing times in the afternoon vary.  For up to date opening times visit the Healthy Planet Carmarthen Facebook page

Contact Colin & TFSR Llanelli:-  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

TFSR Cymru is just about to order another container, and all tools are especially welcome to help fill it

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