IET Press & Media Links
Listed below are some of the many links to other websites which have been highlighting or commenting on the work of Incredible Edible Todmorden.
You can also view an archive of home grown meda clips made by IETers, Here
from Todmorden News
Todmorden High is the school is the first in Calderdale to be selected by the new lottery-funded Food for Life Partnership to become one of 180 flagship schools and communities across England that will be recognised as national leaders on food quality and food education, the news says.
This was the great news Patrick talked about at the conference on Saturday.
To read the ‘hot off the presses’ article go to the Todmorden News website.
Article in Rhubarb Magazine Edible Todmorden leads the way…..in the ‘grow your own’ revolution, it continues. What a super article, they have generously give us a two page centre spread.
When the first page is an article by Professor Tim Lang who initially inspired Pam, who then told Mary, and with a name from Emily, which gave us Incredible Edible Todmorden. How can we not feel more than a little delighted.
and this is the fab mag that the article appears in.
Thanks very much guys we love Rhubarb.
Incredibles made the News at Ten
news at ten
Last updated 26/07/2009
Video of Incredible Edible Tod on Calendar News
Vidio from the SDC awards
Groups can now use council-owned land
The Halifax courier reports on the first licence to be given by Calderdale MBC to Incredible Edible Todmorden, Presented to Nick Green on behalf of the council by Councillor Ian Cooper, cabinet member for community services.
We think Calderdale MBC has taken a lead here for other councils to follow. It is good to have a council that can see the community good in a project and then find ways to help move the project forward, as CMBC has by issuing these licences.
for full story in the courier visit http://www.halifaxcourier.co.uk/news/Gardeners-get-a-licence-to.5458270.jp
Malcolm Seville’s memory will live on.
Marianne Sutcliffe won the cup for a bowl of strawberries, tomatoes, apples and even a lemon, shown at IET harvest festival.
The award was presented at Todmorden Agricultural show by Emmerdale actress Jane Cox, who plays Lisa Dingle.
read the full story here http://www.todmordennews.co.uk/news/Award-remembers-Malcolm.5442102.jp
Two bites of the cherry
The article tells how HRH Prince Charles had the opportunity to talk to the incredibles twice when they were chosen as one of the SDC’s champions of the twenty first century.
To read the full article visit the Todmorden News website
Calderdale Council will present the first Community Growing Licence to Incredible Edible Todmorden
Nick will be given the first community growing licence by Councillor Ian Cooper at Ferney Lee Old Folks on Monday July 13th.
It is just great the way the council has come on board with Incredible Edible and found ways to help and work together with us to spread this wider to the whole valley.
Some councils just don’t get it yet, but ours does big time and it is brilliant.
To read the full article on the council website follow the link
We’re a winner – twice over!
It was an incredible double success for Todmorden’s ground-breaking self-sufficiency group this week say Todmorden News
To read full article click the link below
Incredible…it’s a national breakthrough as Tod representatives meet Prince Charles
Todmored News who were in at the birth so to speak, and have been generously reporting the progress of IET from the very beginning tell the next chapter in our exiting journey.
INCREDIBLE Edible Todmorden has made a breakthrough onto the national stage as the local foodies meet Prince Charles, says Todmorden News today
see full article
The Yorkshire Post article on the SDC breakthrough event.
The first out of town newspaper to publish the Incredible Edible story The Yorkshire Post cover the Incredibles in London for the SDC 21st Century Champions event.
To read the full story in The Yorkshire Post follow the link
Incredibles are down in London, showing just what can be achieved when communities grow together.
One of just 19 projects chosen by the Sustainable Development Commission as breakthroughs for the 21st Century.
for more see the Courier article
Todmorden News cover the healthy prospects of Incredible Edible.
The project grows stronger every day, as this article shows.
Now we will be able share even more with Tod’s growing community IET will be moving into their new headquarters thanks to the generosity of health centre owners.
Read the full story in the Todmorden News
PS.Todmorden news is a little behind, there are now 41 fruit trees planted at the Health centre including 14 big ones. We have also made a start on the herb garden up near the canal. Nick
Ramsden Farm opens it’s gates
While we were busy at Longfield with the IET and Pennine housing roadshow, last Sunday, another exciting first was happening just up the road at Walsden.
Ramsden Farm, opened its gates to the public to celebrate Open Farm Sunday, raising awareness of where the food we all eat comes from.
The full story is published in the Todmorden News
First farm open day goes well
The government’s advisor on architecture, urban design and public space, have done a three part case study of Incredible Edible Todmorden covering all aspects of what we are about.
This is a very uplifting article and after reading all three pages I feel like we really are achieving something, and that is all down to the folk who are so kind and willing and get involved.
So take a look at what CABE say about IET, and be sure to click the ‘description’, and the ‘evaluation’ links on there as well.
IET looked at from the tropics
Paraguay already grow and eat local so their food
doesn’t create massive air miles or carbon footprint
So will understand why we want to do the same
With summer judging just around the corner volunteers have been out in force.
Todmorden News tells the story of planting groups united to make Tod blooming wonderful. A shared passion for our town brings people together to plant barrier baskets and flower beds.
To see the full story follow the link to Todmorden News
Growing interest in produce revolution
“Local food for local people”That will be the message of Transition Leek. Steve Hilton, visited Todmorden to see first hand how things were progressing here in Tod, now Transition Leek are forging ahead growing local and seasonal. Their first major project is already under way.
See full story in The Sentinel
Fancy a quick nible? Help yourself to canalside veg
The incredible Edible ethos really floats British Waterways Boat.
This quote from the Halifax Courier is very heartening.
“We also decided to introduce vegetables as its a great way to help children understand where food comes from, and follows in the footsteps of initiatives like Incredible Edible Todmorden. We have plans with British Waterways to extend this further along the canal corridor.”
Read the full article in The Halifax Courier
An appetite for the good life
New Start Magazine devotes four pages to Incredible Edible in
New Start is the toolkit for regeneration practitioners. It’s a creative and informative magazine and more.
Almost two thirds of New Satr readers are chief executives or directors: the magazines unique content is depended upon by people who are determined to make communities better.
To see a taster of what they are saying about Incredible follow the link
BBC Bradford and West Yorkshire, feature IET
Digging for the future in Todmorden!That is what the BBC are telling the region we are doing in Tod. The feature tells of local food for local people, shows some of the fab planting and tells the IET story. Rhubarb to veg Orchards to fruit canes, all is covered in this article. To read the article in full go to http://www.bbc.co.uk/bradford/content/articles/2009/04/29/incredible_edible_todmorden_feature.shtml
Ethos brings the Beeb to town
The BBC have been in Todmorden twice in a week filming the town and taking the Incredible Edible message further a field
One for a local BBC programme and one for a set of four documentary series
Read the full storey in the Todmorden News
Revolution from the heart of nature
The Incredible Edible word and the dream continues to reach out across the world.
Another USA community website is featuring Incredible Edible Todmorden on the home page with the headline “Todmorden, UK – Edible Food Revolution is Happening”
The grow your own revolution is being joined around the glob
Creating sustainable communities Blog 29/03/09
Incredible Edible Todmorden’s egg map takes off in style
Todmorden News update on egg map launch.
EGG production is now on the map and anyone interested in keeping hens can learn from the experts through Incredible Edible Todmorden.
Read all about it in Todmorden News http://www.todmordennews.co.uk/news/Incredible-Edible-Todmorden39s-egg-map.5086409.jp
Susuorganic features Incredible Edible…. “Although people are concerned about global warming, they sometimes feel helpless as individuals”………………..,
Incredible Edible have made the news in Canada
Sent to us by Chris Swift , thanks Chris.
The Telegraph on Tod. Red-ribbed chard decorates the kerbside of the busy A646 to Halifax and fruit trees are thriving…… 26/2/009
More than 100 lend their shovels and support to begin Todmorden’s orchard 19/02/009
ESD forum. Yorkshire and the Humber 18/02/009
Incredible Edible Pennine: sow the seeds of success without paying a penny. 17/02/009
In forums across the pond Todmorden is a hot topic
Every town should work more together like this… 17/02/009
Hanging Flower Baskets Banned to Save the Planet 10/02/009
Treehugger says“Too bad they can’t go a step further and put vegetables in the beds instead, as they are doing in Todmorden”
Care2.com A Small Yorkshire Town 10/02/009
The Nature In Us, Virginia USA, 8/2/009
Columbus community gardening 6/2/009 Communities in the USA are following our progress
Alternative Channel 3/2/009
The Times 24/01/09
Todmorden: The “deprived” West Yorkshire town showing recovery can be homegrown
Living Geography 24/01/009
An alternative field trip could be related to food security.
River Cottage spreads the Incredible Land Share message nationwide. Update 23/01/09
Stumble upon 14/01/09
Growing Systems – 7/1/2009video from our blogs section
Treehugger – 2/1/2009
Incredible Edible Food Revolution is Happening
Climate Change – 2/1/2009
Incredible Edible Food Revolution is Happening
Todmorden news – 1/1/2009
What you’ve seen is only the beginning
Yorkshire post -16/12/2008
Declaration of Independence
BBC Radio 4 – Woman’s Hour-17/7/08
Channel 4 – River Cottage-15/10/08
Positive News Magazine
Green Business Network
From The Living Room
Green Info Net
Mansfield Woodhouse Community Market
Big Issue covers Incredible Edible Tod 3/2/009 Road Fill 3/2/009 Published by kind permission of Big Issue http://www.bigissue.com/ Written by Daisy Greenwell
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