Welcome

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.

For further information about BEAT please go to ‘About us’

Get 100% renewable electricty

BEAT has teamed up with Green Energy UK to offer you 100% renewable electricity. If you sign up through BEAT you will receive the first month of electricity for free. This is an easy and quick way to reduce your greenhouse gas emissions. Just use the web link below or phone 0800 783 8851 but remember to say want to sign up though BEAT.
http://www.greenenergy.uk.com/?PARTNER_ID=560

Pleased to report that BEAT's orchard has now got its first apples. The ones on the pictures are Cockpit apples. There should be more apples, plums and soft fruit in the years to come - for local...

We had some social enterprises from Sheffield, Rochdale, Manchester, etc coming to visit BEAT's community orchard. They are part of http://www....

The next village clean-up in Blackshaw Head is on Saturday 8th October at 10.30AM. We will meet at the Chapel and be given gloves, pickers, plastic bags for the rubbish and a route to take. After...