12 12, 2017

Fuel poverty – The new definition

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Background The Scottish Government launched a public consultation on its new draft Fuel Poverty Strategy on the 9th of November. The strategy looks at current legislative framework, and sets out detailed proposals for a new fuel poverty strategy in Scotland. Community organisations such as ours were invited to feed into the public event consultations.

10 02, 2017

Let’s Cook, Grow & Sew Together featured on Keep Scotland Beautiful

By | February 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments

West of Scotland Regional Equality Council (WSREC) were awarded a grant from the Scottish Government's Climate Challenge Fund (CCF) grant to run Let's Cook, Grow and Sew Together.  The project helps ethnic minority communities across the West of Scotland to increase home energy efficiency, grow local produce and reduce the

13 12, 2016

Winter is for DIY

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Guess what? We have 3 MILLION PALLETS* *exaggeration possible It's no secret that pallets are a creative, sustainable gardener's dream item, given their versatility, sturdiness and general ability to be freely sourced from factory backyards everywhere. We have been using them to build planters for next season, our goal being to increase square-footage by THREE

2 09, 2016

Coming up : WILDFEST at Napiershall St Garden

By | September 2nd, 2016|News|0 Comments

Napiershall Street Garden Open Day & Glasgow Wildfest We will be celebrating all things wild at Napiershall St Garden on Thu 29th September, 2pm – 6pm Let’s Cook, Grow & Sew Together will be working with RSPB to bring a variety of  nature, gardening and wildlife related activities together, free for all! Including; herbal tea

16 03, 2016


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  Our SPRING FESTIVAL was definitely a quantifiable success; this event managed to divert 311 kilograms of stuff from landfill. Oh, that makes the cool, casual carbon-equivalent of flying yourself and three friends directly upwards into space and back again 69.04838709677419 times. This particular Spring Festival was a collaboration between Let’s Cook, Grow and Sew

24 02, 2016

(a different way of…) Dining Out at Malls Mire

By | February 24th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Scouting for wild food (or as our ancestors would call it, “food”) is not a new skill. It is a skill so old that we have started to forget how it’s done! Under the guidance of herbalist Anna, we found that using the natural environment for our health means so much more than chomping on