What’s a good diet for people and planet?

Jointly organised by Rother Environmental Group and Bexhill Environmental Group, on Wednesday 30 October 2019,  Dr Geoff Rayner gave a fascinating talk on ‘Diet and Nutrition Transition and Planetary and Public Health’. There were 3 key themes: Human nutrition – We are what we eat Food growing – with wildlife in mind Climate breakdown – […]

Visit to Materials Recovery Facility (MRF), Brighton – 14 May

We are pleased to confirm that an arrangement has been made with Veolia to visit their Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) located at Hollingdean, Brighton on 14 May 2019.  This is a state-of-the-art facility that sorts bulk household waste from East Sussex and Brighton and Hove before being transported onwards to recycling, recovery and disposal facilities. […]

REG and BWAR visit Veolia’s Hollingdean Material Reclamation Facility

Members from Rother Environment Group (REG) and Battle Waste and Recycling Group (BWAR) recently visited the Veolia Hollingdean Material Reclamation Facility (MRF) and learnt much to pass onto everyone about this step within the waste products chain. The visit covered arrival of the “co-mingled” waste collected at the curbside from local properties, right through to […]

RECYCLING AND WASTE IN ROTHER – PUBLIC MEETING IN BATTLE TUESDAY 29TH JAN

Dear Members and Supporters Please come to a special public meeting to discuss Waste and Recycling. It will take place in the Battle Memorial Hall on Tuesday the 29th of January at 7pm. The meeting, which is being hosted by the Battle Local Action Plan Waste and Recycling Group and the Rother Environmental Group, will […]

Helium Ballons – A letter to Rother’s Chief Executive

Derek Stevens Chief Executive Rother District Council Town Hall Bexhill on Sea TN39 3JX Re: White Ribbon Day helium filled balloons Dear Mr Stevens At our AGM this week, one of our members brought to my attention that Rother DC is supporting White Ribbon Day by releasing 76 helium filled balloons throughout Rother. Whilst we […]

East Sussex, South Downs and Brighton and Hove – Waste and Minerals Plan PUBLIC CONSULTATION 27 OCTOBER TO 8 DECEMBER 2011

This has just been sent out by East Sussex County Council From: Waste and Minerals DF [mailto:wasteandmineralsdf@eastsussex.gov.uk] Sent: 27 October 2011 12:18 To: undisclosed-recipients: Subject: East Sussex, South Downs and Brighton and Hove – Waste and Minerals Plan PUBLIC CONSULTATION 27 OCTOBER TO 8 DECEMBER 2011 Dear Sir or Madam EAST SUSSEX, SOUTH DOWNS AND […]