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Green Show Home Visit

St Ives Adult Learning and Skills, St Ives

Run by: St Ives Adult Learning and Skills

Group visit to a sustainable refurbishment demonstration home. Come and gain practical ideas on how to make your home warmer and cheaper to run whilst reducing the impact on the environment.


Suitable for 18+

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  • Toilets not available at this location
  • Disabled toilets not available at this location
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  • Baby changing not available at this location
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  •  Dogs are not welcome at this location
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Enjoy the drought garden and explore the sustainable gardens which cater for a diverse range of wildlife.

Learn how easy it is to save water and energy and take away a good-looking tap insert that will save you up to 30% tap water usage.

We don't always remember to insulate the hatch to the loft, here we show you how and it takes just a couple of minutes.

You will see how rainwater is used for toilet flushing and get information on solar heating.

You will discover what grants are available - not all means tested.


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1 hour


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St Ives Adult Learning and Skills

St Ivo School, High Leys, St Ives, PE27 6RR

Meeting point: Talk is off site. Meet at Green House, St Audrey's Lane, St Ives. If you are travelling by car, free parking is available at the Crossways Christian Centre, Ramsey Road, St Ives.


This activity is organised and run by St Ives Adult Learning and Skills.

Please register in advance.

Pre booking essential. Phone on 01480 495717 or book online at

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