MCC’s Cabinet on 8 June is asked to approve a 12 month trial of 20 Riversimple Rasa hydrogen cell cars via an unspecified site at Abergavenny or Monmouth. These cars have a range of 300mls and take only five minutes to refuel.
‘Go Wild 2016’ at Parc Bryn Bach, Tredegar (just off the A465) on Saturday, 4 June (10.00am – 3.00pm) claims to be South Wales biggest wildlife event with lots of free activities.
The nationwide Garden BioBlitz also takes place this coming weekend, on the 4 & 5 June. Why not take a look in your garden, and see what species you can find? More information on how to get involved is available from http://www.gardenbioblitz.org/
WCVA’s annual conference at the Cardiff City Stadium on 7 July will focus on Volunteering for Future Generations. The programme includes Sophie Howe, the Future Generations Commissioner. Details at http://www.wcva.org.uk/training-and-events/events/volunteering-conference-2016.
Catalyst Cymru Training are holding a course (£20) on Running Successful Fundraising Events for heritage organisations at Cardiff on 12 July. Details from firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monmouthshire’s Climate Change Champions have arranged Energy Days in the weeks beginning 12 June to raise awareness of energy efficiency, renewables and sustainable living. Full details from email@example.com – the programme includes Energy Advice Surgeries at Monmouth (15 June) and Usk (16 June).