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July 29, 2018

“Love the Dale”

“Love the Dale”

Entrances: top of Lower Broughton Rd, Radford Street and Vine Street

Clean up, Balsam bashing and replacing with wildflowers

What better way of showing your love for nature than spending a couple of hours on a Sunday 29th July, helping to look after Salford’s secret nature haven…

The clean-up, Himalayan Balsam bashing and replacing with wildflowers is from 11 until 2pm. Stay for as long as you like – all help is appreciated. (There will be a gazebo giving out equipment and seeds at the entrance next to Garden Needs on Radford Street, M7 4NT).

Then join us for a drink at ‘The Star’ pub (2 Back Hope Street) and a free slice (or two) of Pizza!

For more information visit http://www.kersaldale.com/



From: 11:00 to 14:00

Location: Entrances: top of Lower Broughton Rd, Radford Street and Vine Street

  • Image Description Elaine Jones
  • Event Ended at 14:00 on July 29, 2018
March 05, 2018

HOME ECO-AUDITING TRAINING COURSE INVITATION

HOME ECO-AUDITING TRAINING COURSE INVITATION

The course is spread over 4 weeks during the month of March.
Location:
The Broughton Trust, Heath Avenue, Salford, M7 1NY. Dates and Times are as follows:
5th/6th March 2018 (Monday & Tuesday) - 10:30 to 15:30

12th/13th March 2018 (Monday & Tuesday) - 10:30 to 15:30
19th/20th/21st March 2018 (Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday) - 10:30 to 15:30
28th March 2018 (Wednesday) - 10:30 to 15:30

The course tutor is Donnachadh McCarthy an award winning environmentalist, journalist and author of several books including Easy Eco-auditing.
The training will address the full range of a home’s environmental performance, including areas where vulnerable households could save money by adopting eco-tips. The first five days will involve training on how to carry out the eco-audits, whilst the next two days will involve carrying out sample home visits. Trainees will then be given a week to write up the audits, so that the last day can be spent going over them together.
The Course Content Includes:
The course valued at £950 is available free of charge to all attendees who are in a position to carry out 17 eco-audits prior to 31st January 2019. A deposit of £25 will be required and is returnable on completion of the 17 audits, preferably carried out within the Salford area.

 Introduction to eco-auditing
 Home visits process
 Water efficiency
 Potential for renewables
 Electricity efficiency
 Heating efficiency
 Transport
 Food / Garden
 Purchasing
 How to access grants

To book onto the course or request further information, please contact the Broughton Trust by telephone on 0161 831 9807 or by email, office@thebroughtontrust.org.uk Please note that there are a limited number of spaces available and so it is advisable to book early.

From: 10:30 to 15:30

Location: The Broughton Trust, Humphrey Booth Centre, Heath Avenue, Salford, M7 1NY

  • Image Description Elaine Jones
  • Event Ended at 15:30 on March 05, 2018
October 11, 2017

Come and look at the new energy house for inspiration

We have a new energy house that has lots of experiments you can have a look at to save energy

From: 13:00 to 17:30

Location: Humphrey Booth Centre

  • Image Description Diane Crowcroft
  • Event Ended at 17:30 on October 11, 2017

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Humphrey Booth Centre
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