WWF LIVING PLANET REPORT 2020

2020 has been the year that forced us to stop.  A global pandemic, extreme weather, forest fires. This year’s WWF Living Planet Report into the state of nature has just been published and can be found here. It’s not happy reading, but it emphasises how fundamentally important it is that we work together address the […]

REG response to RDC’s Draft Environment Strategy consultation

Please see our formal response to Rother District Council’s consultation on their Draft Environment Strategy 2020–2030 here. Thank you to all our members who contributed to our response, your input was greatly appreciated. Overall we are delighted that the Council is proposing this strategy and arestrongly and enthusiastically supportive of the intentions. We look forward to the […]

April 2020 Update

Meetings Cancelled The coronavirus is still with us and the restrictions on movement and gatherings look like they will be with us for a while yet.  So regrettably our meetings planned for 29 April (Making Our Homes More Efficient) and 26 May (A talk on trees) have been cancelled. Meetings via ZOOM However, this does […]

Rye Harbour Beach Clean

Big Beach Clean – Rye Harbour (25/01/2020) Saturday, 25th January 2020 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM New! Monthly litter picks for the whole family, helping to remove plastics and other litter from the marine environment. Litter pickers and bags provided, please bring gloves if you have them. Meet at Rye Harbour Discovery Centre No booking […]

REG AGM 28th January 2020

Rother Environmental Group AGM will take place at 7pm on Tuesday 28th January 2020, at the St Mary’s Centre, Lion Street, Rye (next to the Kino). After the AGM business there will be two presentations / talks. Firstly, a brief introduction to the re-wilding project at Knepp Castle, West Sussex by Nigel Jennings.  It is hoped […]

Grazed and Confused!

Guest post by REG member Marian Harding. The opinions voiced here are not necessarily those of REG – comments welcome! Anyone come across the ‘ditch dairy’ vegan campaign? It featured so prominently on my radar earlier this year that I felt in need of counselling! However it doesn’t seem to have been taken very seriously […]