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Greenability Conference – Wednesday 22 October 2014
10 October 2014


Outdoor spaces can have a hugely positive impact on the health and well being of people of all abilities. And vice versa! This is being highlighted at the Greenability Conference in Linlithgow on 22nd October,...

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Involving communities in citizen science
6 October 2014

Belcarra Photo

Citizen Science - the involvement of volunteers in scientific research - is increasingly recognised as a valuable tool for connecting people with nature and influencing the adoption of...

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TCV & FEVA Forums
26 September 2014

anna, food as a tool

Developing 'green health' activities for older people was the topic of the latest TCV/FEVA Forum Exchange, held last week at Stirling University. TCV's Anna Mayo is pictured here leading a...

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Family Garden Party, Edinburgh - come get messy!
18 September 2014

messy play

On Saturday 20 September we have a Family Garden Party at the Royal Botanical Gardens in Edinburgh.

We will be in the botanics from 1pm-4pm with a selection of natural play activities,...

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Event Packed Weekend - come and visit us.....
12 September 2014


We have 2 events on tomorrow. One is the Edinburgh Zoo Bioblitz where we will have a fun filled nature hunt with creatures to discover about the zoo. We will be looking at some creepy crawlies that can be found...

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