Radio Kerry – Weekly Episode 33 – Fossa tackles biodiversity loss

This week on Ours to Protect we’re taking a look at efforts by a community group to do what they can at a local level to tackle biodiversity loss and the climate crisis. Last Sunday there was a huge turnout at Fossa Community Hall for their very first Community Sustainability Fair. Sari Houlihan went along […]

BEAT – Weekly Tips 25 – GAA goes Green

In the latest episode of Ours to Protect, Orla meets up with a local senior hurling club who are striving to become more environmentally friendly. They are championing change in the GAA towards climate action as they approached a local energy agency to work on their usage at their 14-acre site in Kilkenny city.  Who […]

Midwest Radio – Weekly Episode 23 – The Balla No Name Club

This week Midwest Radio spoke to Amy Mallee from the Balla No-Name Club about the project that was undertaken by the group to plant 150 oak trees and create a walkway throughout the area. For more in this series listen to Midwest Radio every Friday at 9.50am

BEAT – Weekly Tips 24 – A climate activist

In this week’s episode Orla chats to Wexford woman Ceara Carney who is using her social media platform and podcast to spread the word on sustainability and climate action. Her podcast “Book of Leaves” is described as chats with eco-friendly people who are living climate-conscious lives and doing their bit for the planet. conscious What […]

Radio Kerry – Weekly Tips 23 – Youth Climate Activism

This week on Ours to Protect we took a look at what the young people of Kerry are doing to help the environment. We visited Meán Scoil an Leith-Triúigh and spoke to some students about their climate protection projects.   Did you know?…..  Two of the teams from the school were awarded earlier in the […]

BEAT – Weekly Tips 23 – Christmas Jumpers

Did you know?  1 in 4 Christmas jumpers are only ever worn once 75% of them are made from plastic fibres like acrylic or polyesters Acrylic fibres are made from petroleum-based chemicals, acrylic and polyester fabric contains toxins that can impact skin and the environment These fibres will never really breakdown in landfill Christmas Jumper […]