Welcome to The Fold

A pioneering centre that promotes sustainable living and healthy lifestyles

Growing The Change

Ten years on, we continue to learn and evolve in response to the challenges we see in the world.

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Iyengar Yoga

January 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until 9th April 2019

All-Levels Vinyasa Yoga

January 23 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until 24th April 2019

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Yoga Flow

January 23 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until 27th March 2019

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In Praise of Global Warming… (please don’t)

As our mild winter has followed a hot and sunny summer, we can often hear the climate sceptics (read Donald Trump, Jeremy Clarkson et al) saying what’s not to like? Let's have more of this! So, a short comment to refute these medievalists, who wish to relegate science...
Understanding your Child’s Behaviour

Understanding your Child’s Behaviour and Supporting Good Patterns of Communication

As parents we are all familiar with the odd tantrum, meltdown and fighting with siblings.  Dealing with these situations can feel exhausting.  It may not be until later in the day that your child talks to you about something that has been worrying them or has upset...
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Heritage Grains

If it takes six volunteers one and a half hours to sow thirty square metres... will all the old and heritage Winter grains saved from this year's harvest be sown before Christmas? The photo shows us preparing a bed for two varieties of wheat as part of the Fold's old...
Bereavement

Bereavement: Supporting Your Child and Family When a Loved One Dies

When a child loses someone who is significant to them it can be one of the hardest and most testing times of their lives.  Bereavement affects children and young people in different ways and grieving is a natural part of recovering from bereavement.  The grieving...
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Nature Trail News…

After our hot summer, recent rain has refreshed the woodlands and hedgerows but failed to raise the water level in the two reservoirs which remain very low. This exposed mud gave the opportunity to look at some footprints and it seems that an otter might have been...
Dead Buzzard

Life and death at The Fold

Life for wild creatures in our countryside has never been more difficult and the evidence is there for all to see - just look at the windscreen on your car after driving 50 miles. Do you remember 25 or even 50 years ago. The screen would require cleaning afterwards...