One Earth, One Humanity, One Future Festival

Thursday 22 September – Sunday 25 September Leading global aid and development agency Oxfam is teaming up with the UK’s longest standing environmental magazine Resurgence (Resurgence & Ecologist since 2012) to stage a festival in Oxford next week, assembling  key figures from the social justice and green movements  to take a stand for a fairer, […]

Off Grid Festival – for diggers and dreamers…

The Off Grid Festival will take place from 11-14 August 2016 in Exeter, Devon and welcomes anyone who is interested in off-grid living. A big part of the festival is dedicated to skill-sharing activities and practical demonstrations, but there is plenty for people who are considering the off-grid lifestyle or are in the planning stages! […]

Dave Roberts introduces WOMAD Festival

The annual WOMAD festival, held at Charlton Park near Malmsbury in Wiltshire, features one of the most eclectic ranges of music and entertainment found at a UK festival. This year’s festival features music from the likes of John Grant, George Clinton Parliament Funkadelic, Baaba Maal, Anoushka Shankar, Charles Bradley and St Germain amongst many, many […]

Festivals Week – WildWise

I have now been on five WildWise Family Camps in the past six years. I love the fact that I can enjoy father–daughter time in a natural healthy environment and be totally off-grid. The week consists of a variety of workshops, which run throughout the day. These incorporate a ‘back-to-nature’ theme and include basket making, […]

Festivals Week – The Green Gathering

We really enjoyed our time at The Green Gathering. Children were well catered for with a fairy glade, hula hooping, face painting, trampolines, swinging boats and fun impromptu games like making bubbles. The site was glorious: at one end dramatic views of the Severn Estuary, and at the other a derelict mansion house that was […]