Bickleigh Down Eco Village

Eco Village Plan For Bickleigh Down

An eco village based at Bickleigh Down, is aiming to be the UK’s first large-scale zero carbon community and includes plans about 66 houses and 20 flats including opportunities for self built properties.

CornerstoneZED are looking to start the scheme with Plymouth City Council to create 33 jobs and opportunities for longer term employment through sustainable businesses.

The business hub will aim to encourage green firms to move to the city and further develop the eco homes industry

Plymouth Flower Club Emerald Anniversary

The Plymouth Flower Club marked its emerald anniversary and The Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress, Peter and Wendy Brookshaw, joined the 190 women for the celebrations at the Duke of Cornwall.

Plymouth Flower Club has been around since 1956 and meets at Trinity Church Hall on the first Friday of the month

Sandy Bailey gave a delightful flower arranging demonstration.

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Promoting Plymouth

Plymouth is situated in South Devon and has magnificent views over looking Plymouth Sound.