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FoodFest 2024

We had a great night at FoodFest! Our food waste quiz was REALLY popular, resulting in lots of debate amongst participants! Two young lads from LHS were the only ones to get all 6 right and win a bottle of Oughtrington Community Orchard Apple Juice!… Read More »FoodFest 2024

Climate Express

On 28th November. our Treasurer, Richard Pearce, and Chair, Julia Stansfield, were invited to give two presentations at the Warrington Borough Council “Climate Express” Event.  It was organised by WBC’s Climate Emergency Commission. Julia’s talk was about LEAF – how it was started, how it… Read More »Climate Express

Ethical Finance

Change the world with your wallet! On 30th November, Jo Wall, our LEAF secretary and a Chartered Financial planner led an interactive presentation on Ethical Finance. Jo aims to helps people overhaul their finances and live a richer life, through a wellbeing centred approach. This… Read More »Ethical Finance

Eco Fair

LEAF joined a number of other groups at the Eco Fair at st Mary’s Church Hall on 16th July 2023. We provided advice on solar panels, heat pumps and insulation. There was plenty of interest in the feasibility of residents installing solar panels – including… Read More »Eco Fair

Lymm FoodFest!

LEAF was at Lymm FoodFest on Thursday 22nd June!  Ahead of the event, we provided two of the local Indian restaurants with plastic-free food containers: anticipating the upcoming ban on single use plastic take-away items. They’re made from sugar cane pulp: a material called  bagasse.… Read More »Lymm FoodFest!

Climate Change

Are you concerned about the climate crisis? Want to learn more? What to do more to help? This summary includes a selection of the headlines and resources shared by our speaker.  Event Summary: A personal story of sacrifice for REAL climate action. Lymm based Zoe Cohen is a… Read More »Climate Change

Electric Vehicles

Presentation on electric vehicles delivered at a LEAF information event in June 2022. Electric vehicles and charging – the facts, the myths and real-world experiences The speaker, Mark Thompson, is a specialist in low carbon energy. Recently retired as Head of Energy of Innovate UK,… Read More »Electric Vehicles