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

BONUS 4 – Benthyg, The Library Of Things

'Borrow don't buy' is the motto of an exciting new project set up by the Rumney Forum - a resident led community organisation in Cardiff. Benthyg is a place where you can borrow things you need but don't own, and donate things you own but don't need, and a place where people meet to share … Continue reading BONUS 4 – Benthyg, The Library Of Things

Ep.11 – Climate Emergency

In this episode, the team join thousands of people marching through the streets of Cardiff in September's #climatestrike, speaking to people (young and old) demanding action on the climate crisis.  Christian also pops along the launch of CAST (the Centre for Climate Change and Social Transformation based in Cardiff), and speaks to a few experts … Continue reading Ep.11 – Climate Emergency

Episode 09 – Cardiff Salad Garden

This month, Christian and Rich meet up with Sophie at Cardiff Salad Garden, a social enterprise growing fantastic high quality salad leaves in Cardiff city centre, delivered locally by bike, and bringing a wide range of people together to promote well-being. Christian also chats to David at Pettigrew Bakeries, a Cardiff based bakery to find … Continue reading Episode 09 – Cardiff Salad Garden