Here you will discover that you have a significant influence on the world around you and that you can make simple choices that will change your life for the better.

You will find both information about permaculture itself and to give you some ideas, the many ways in which I have incorporated its design principle into my own life. A common misconception is that permaculture is just about organic gardening but we can use its principles to design anything from transport systems to housing and economics.

 
 

Upcoming Courses

  • Permaculture Design Course

    Permaculture Design Course

    High Heathercombe Centre,
    Manaton, Devon
    4th-18th November 2017
    A 2-week residential on the edge of the moors on beautiful Dartmoor that provides an overview of the application of permaculture in many aspects of our lives.
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  • Permaculture Design Course

    Permaculture Design Course

    Ourganics Evolving Systems,
    nr Bridport, West Dorset
    27th January - 13th May 2018
    A design course spread over 6 weekends at one of Britain's best examples of local-scale permaculture food production that provides an overview of the application of permaculture in many aspects of our lives.
    (Non-residential options, with glamping / camping options)

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  • Permaculture Design Course

    Permaculture Design Course

    High Heathercombe Centre,
    Manaton, Devon
    7th-21st April 2018
    A 2-week residential on the edge of the moors on beautiful Dartmoor that provides an overview of the application of permaculture in many aspects of our lives.
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  • Permaculture Your Body

    Permaculture Your Body

    High Heathercombe Centre,
    Manaton, Devon
    17th-20th May 2018
    A 3-day residential course on the edge of Dartmoor, where we'll be applying permaculture design principles to the care of the place we all spend the most time in - our own bodies!
    (Residential / non-residential options)

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  • Training of Teachers 2018

    Training of Teachers 2018

    The Inkpot, Scredington,
    Lincolnshire
    9th-19th June 2018
    A course that focuses on the tools and techniques for teaching and facilitating permaculture learning and the practicalities of convening and running courses.
    (Camping / glamping / non-residential options)

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  • Permaculture Design Course

    Permaculture Design Course

    Park House, Rackheath,
    Norwich, Norfolk
    4th - 18th August 2018
    A 2-week residential course in East Anglia that provides an overview of the application of permaculture in many aspects of our lives.
    (Residential / non-residential options)

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  • Permaculture Design Course

    Permaculture Design Course

    Sark, Channel Islands
    1st - 14th September 2018
    A 2-week residential course on the beautiful island of Sark, that provides an overview of the application of permaculture in many aspects of our lives.
    (Residential / non-residential options)

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  • Introduction to Permaculture

    Introduction to Permaculture

    The Sustainability Centre,
    nr Petersfield, Hampshire
    28th September - 1st October 2018
    This 4 day course is designed to introduce permaculture principles but with an emphasis on supporting participants with designing their own homes and gardens.
    (Non-residential, with various accommodation options)

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  • Learning the Language of Systems & Patterns

    Learning the Language of Systems & Patterns

    Applewood Permaculture Centre,
    nr Ludlow, Herefordshire
    October 2018 (provisional dates)
    A 3-day residential course where we'll be exploring the use of systems thinking and patterning in landscape and social design.

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