pontbren

A farmer-led approach to sustainable land management in the uplands The Pontbren Project is an innovative approach to using woodland management and tree planting to improve the efficiency of upland livestock farming, led by a group of neighbouring farmers in mid-Wales. They went on…

small and slow solutions

Imagine being 15 right now and being told that within a few short years the window of opportunity to prevent run away climate change will be shut forever. This the reality that the climate change generation are waking up to. When responses include stopping…

Clive Faulkner from Montgomery Wildlife Trust

Momentum seems to be gathering at the BRACE meetings. We are currently holding 2 meetings per month, 2nd and 4th Thursday each month, usually one involves a speaker coming to inform us on a particular subject and the other we discuss general business then…

One School One Planet launch

We welcome any support and involvement from teh BRACE group for the launch event for Small and Slow Solutions. We really hope this publication can contribute to accelerating the responses to the climate crisis, the book is especially aimed at 165 years looking at…

Poster & next meeting

Its seems logical to follow on from Llanfyllin show with an open meeting and to invite new members to find out what BRACE is all about. We can also encourage any past attendees to come along as well and build some momentum. News includes…

join the National Conversation

The next BRACE meeting is July 4th. it is open to all and free to attend. We are exploring some of the many themes raised by climate change, and have already started more strands of conversation that we can keep up with. It seems…

Cymru Ein Dyfodol – Our Future Wales

I think this really matters, it is essential for Wales as a nation as it puts us on the leading edge of positive change. Evaluating all new development through the perspective of the Well Being of Future Generations Act creates an essential lens that…

June 6th Meeting

Argyfwng – Emergency This week we return to the theme of emergency. Notably the Welsh first minister has indicated he will not support he M4 extension in South Wales as it is incompatible with the declaration of a climate emergency. So obviously this can…

Meeting 23 May

As usual we met at the Cross Keys Llanfyllin, informally meeting for coffee and chats at 7.00 and then kicking off for real at 7.30. NEXT Meeting June 6th, Cross Keys Llanfyllin Thanks to Lesley Sweet who facilitated the meeting and helped compile the…