Ep.17 Bees are not just for Christmas

We're back after a 6 month break for our last ever episode! For our finale, Lynsey talks to two of those behind Cardiff's buzzing bee scene: Tamsin, owner of eco gift shop Blossom & Nectar and Liz from Pharmabees project at Cardiff University's School of Pharmacy. Discover how researchers are creating a bee friendly city … Continue reading Ep.17 Bees are not just for Christmas

Bonus 07 – Fixing stuff at home with Repair Cafe Wales

Rich speaks to John McCrory from Repair Cafe Wales, which have now expanded to 25 locations from Wrexham to Fishguard. With the cafes closed due to Covid-19, they've taken the service online, running workshops to help people fix things at home - starting with bikes, furniture and jewellery. https://soundcloud.com/seismicwales/bonus-07-fixing-stuff-at-home-with-repair-cafe-wales LINKShttps://repaircafewales.org/https://www.facebook.com/repaircafewales CREDITSImage by Becky McKimmy on … Continue reading Bonus 07 – Fixing stuff at home with Repair Cafe Wales

Ep.15 Feeding Wales during the pandemic

Wales is rising to the challenge of feeding its people during the Coronavirus crisis. In this episode, Lynsey and Rich hear from some of the people making that happen, despite our heavy reliance on food imports and high levels of poverty. Pearl from Food Cardiff explains the nature of the challenge and how local food … Continue reading Ep.15 Feeding Wales during the pandemic

Bonus 06 – After Storm Dennis – clearing up Bute Park in Cardiff

Storm Dennis left a trail of devastation, not only wrecking homes but also dumping rubbish across a wide area. https://soundcloud.com/seismicwales/bonus-6-after-storm-dennis-clearing-up-bute-park-in-cardiff In this bonus episode, Rich joins over 100 others involved in the community clean-up effort in Bute Park, Cardiff and hears from Dave King MBE from Cardiff Rivers Group about the incredible grassroots response. You … Continue reading Bonus 06 – After Storm Dennis – clearing up Bute Park in Cardiff

Ep.13 The Sustainable Studio

This month Rich and Lynsey visit The Sustainable Studio, to hear how sisters and business partners, Julia and Sarah have created a vibrant, creative community and co-working space in a old industrial warehouse in Cardiff. All the studios are made from reclaimed materials and all of the furniture, fixtures and fittings have had a previous life … Continue reading Ep.13 The Sustainable Studio