Past Live Events – Ryedale Environment Week 2020

TopicSpeakers
Tackling Climate Change in Ryedale 
Kevin Hollinrake will give a short presentation on how the government’s plans on tackling climate change will benefit Ryedale. This will be followed by a Q&A session 
Watch the recording here
Kevin Hollinrake, MP for Thirsk and Malton
Pickering Hedgehog Rescue 
Learn about the work at the Pickering Hedgehog Rescue and how you can help these fascinating creatures
Watch the recording here
View the presentation slides here
Louise Mudd
Public Transport in Ryedale 
Helen Gundry helps us to understand how better public transport services are vital to a greener region, and how we can achieve the improvements needed.  This event will be led by Northern Ryedale Public Transport Group and Moorsbus Community Interest Company. 
Watch the recording here
Helen Gundry
 

VIVA! 
Promoting veganism. Saving animals from cruelty and saving the planet. Viva! website 
Watch the recording here 
Will Sorflaten
 
Spotlight on Local Community Projects 
A presentation on the Ryedale Community Charter by Caroline Davis, followed by inspiring case studies from towns and villages of Ryedale.
Watch the recording here
Representatives from local environmental groups from Kirkbymoorside, Kirby Misperton, Hovingham and Pickering.
Malton Circular Economy 
Why we want to create the first market town circular economy in Yorkshire’s Food Capital – reducing waste, driving down our carbon footprint and creating our own local power supply. 
Watch the recording here 
Sue Jefferson 
Electric Vehicles 
Everything you need to know about electric vehicles and the practicalities of owning one 
Watch the recording here 
Panel of local electric vehicle owners   
Compassion in World Farming 
The leading farm animal welfare charity. IWF website 
Watch the recording here
Andrew Orr
North Yorkshire Rotters 
All you need to know about home composting! 
Watch the recording here
 
Jeff Coates
 
Rye Reflections 
Part of the Ryevitalise project  – a £3.4 million Landscape Partnership Scheme supported by The National Lottery Heritage Fund, North York Moors National Park Authority and partners, and inspired by local communities
Watch the recording here 
Amy Carrick
Slow the Flow! 
Stopping floods using natural flood management a case study.  Pickering’s slow the flow Facebook page
Watch the recording here 
Mike Potter
On your e-bike! / Get Cycling
Big Bear Bikes tell us everything we need to know about electric bicycles.  Ryedale Cycle Forum discuss cycle routes, events and cycling safely 
Watch the recording here 
 
Big Bear Bikes
Tackling Climate Change in Ryedale 
Share your opinions on what should be the council’s top priorities  in tackling climate change in Ryedale. 
Watch the recording here 
John Law, Climate Change and Environmental Projects Officer at Ryedale District Council 
Energy-efficient Housing
Tips on how to save energy / improve heating in houses which impacts on reducing climate change as well as reducing fuel poverty 
Watch the recording here  
 
Ryedale Environment Group
Save the World in 60 Minutes! 
We can all help tackle climate change by taking small practical steps.  In this facilitated workshop we will share and brainstorm as many ideas as possible. 
View our ideas here
Facilitated by REG members