Sustainable Skerries

Last Wednesday (18 May 2022), Dave Goulson, the author of the Sunday Times bestseller Silent Earth: Averting the Insect Apocalypse, joined Sustainable Skerries online for a fascinating talk on insects. We...

The sun shone and the sunflower seeds were planted, and the 2022 Sustainable Skerries Car Boot Sale and Family Fun Day was a huge success, thanks to all who set up...

 Sun 8th May, 10am-1pm, Educate Together National School Just come along – and if you’d like to sell, secure your spot on eventbrite now! Buying and selling pre-loved items is a...

On Friday and Saturday, local residents and people from all over Skerries came together to plant more fruit trees in Mourne View and at the pedestrian lights and the Ballast Pit....

A proverb says:It will never rain apples. If we want apples, we must plant trees first. Introducing: The Ballast Pit Triangle Open Orchard! Come plant some trees with us (Sustainable Skerries...

Some 30 adults and 20 children got together today, Saturday 12 February 2022, to plant 16 fruit and 4 nut trees. Not only did they get those 20 holes dug and...

The Skerries Open Orchards Project is about to put down roots… and is inviting you to join the journey! What is happening here?!? If you live close to the large Kelly’s...

German environmentalist Arnd Drossel is on the way to Glasgow. In July, he set off in his 160 kg steel ball, which he welded together with his son. And his goal...

Charlie Heasman, 12th Sept 2021 It’s exactly a year since we started the wildflower meadow in the Educate Together School so it was recently due its first haircut. The basic idea...

Last December, we started collecting crisp packets for recycling… hoping that the box we put up in SuperValu would be full now and again… and we were blown away with the...