Blackshaw Environmental Action Team is creating a more economically, socially and environmentally sustainable Blackshaw Parish. This to be done by producing more of our own food and energy, raising awareness on sustainability among all generations, but particularly the young, and generating an income that can be reinvested in the community to further our aims.

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It is the time of year where we prune the apple trees. We have Mark Simmonds to help us on Sunday 29th January at 12 noon. You are very welcome and it does not matter if you are not sure how to...

Many thanks to the 20 people who helped picking up litter in Blackshaw Head on 8th April. Also thanks to everyone serving tea, coffee and cakes afterwards in the Chapel and to the cake makers: Dot...

Many thanks to everyone who came on 29-1-2017 to help at the community orchard with pruning and planting three new apple trees. Special thanks to Mark Simmonds for being such a good teacher.