Skelton Grange Environment Centre open day 10 September 2011

You may be interested in this BTCV ((originally British Trust for Conservation Volunteers)) event at the Skelton Grange Environment
Centre – on our east Leeds water corridor

The annual Skelton Grange Environment Centre Open Day is taking place on 10th September 2011 11am-4pm.

There will be loads going on at our beautiful nature reserve in south Leeds, with green woodworking crafts, charcoal burning, nature trails, storytelling, music, circus skills, pizzas from our wood fired cob oven, a superb cafe with all sorts of cakes and other goodies – and much more!

There is a leaflet attached to this email, and more details including information of how to find us at http://www.skeltongrange.org.uk/friends/open_day.html

Skelton Grange open day

original information from

Rachel Clunas
Aire Action Leeds Project Officer
Fearns Wharf, Neptune Street, Leeds, LS9 8PB
T 0113 281 6804 M 07917 780 151
rachel.clunas@aireactionleeds.org.uk

www.britishwaterways.co.uk | www.environment-agency.co.uk
www.leeds.gov.uk | www.yorkshirewater.co.uk

2011 River cleanup in Shipley/Baildon area

River Aire cleanup Shipley-Baildon
Image ©Newsquest Bradford Telegraph & Argus ((clickable to their report)).
Here in the link below is a powerpoint presentation in Powerpoint 97-2004 format ((not the latest MS Office 2010 version – Powerpoint 97 is 2 versions older)) which should be playable using the Powerpoint player downloadable from Microsoft, if you don’t have MS-Office.

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River Aire clean up Shipley/Baildon area – June/July 2011.
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The presentation was prepared by Bradford Council covering cleanup work done in conjunction with the Environment Agency, West Yorkshire Probation Trust/(Community PaybackJustice Seen|Justice Done), Network Rail upgrading the fencing and InCommunities, with Bradford Council disposing of the debris and rubbish taken from the river.

In addition to Powerpoint It should also be playable+ ((+ no guarantees I don’t have a iPhone/iPad touch – I use a Mac, but can run Windows using Bootcamp|virtualisation)) using Keynote ((Mac App Store for Mac/iPhone/iPad+ users)), OpenOffice ((OpenOffice is free for Windows/Mac/Linux/Unix users)), LibreOffice ((LibreOffice is free for Windows/Mac/Linux/Unix users)) or NeoOffice ((NeoOffice is DonationWare for Mac users))· ((free/donation office suites for those who don’t want to/can’t run/afford MS-Office))