classifieds

Nov 18, 2016

Here are the latest classified ads. Please keep them rolling in, send them to editor@wwoof.org.uk

Housesitter/s required from 3rd-11th March 2017 to look after 1 horse and 2 cats in beautiful Highland Glen. Wonderful walks, bike rides etc. Will need own transport and some knowledge of horses care. Tel Juliette: 01349 884440 or email: juliette@dalreoich.co.uk

We are looking for an enthusiastic/ethical single or couple to join HeavensGate for a long term WWOOFing exchange next year. Location: rural Aylesbury Vale but only one hour from London or Oxford. We have been successfully hosting for 4 years but feel we need continuity and longer term planning now. If you are interested email: karen@heavens-gate.org.uk

Long term part-time job in exchange for accommodation (6 months plus). 3-4 mornings (can be flexible) in exchange for sole accommodation in modern park home near Bath (on bus route). Most bills included – available from mid December. Contact: jackie.gregorystevens@googlemail.com

Seeking a long-term WWOOFing/exchange, any UK location considered. Please contact me by email at: theparrog@gmail.com Thank you.

Wanted place to stay in our cosy yurt temporarily whilst re-locating North Mid-Wales/Borders. We are a mature couple with four year old daughter. Can pay rent for space and provide references. Interested in low-impact living, growing fruit, vegetables, green wood-working, bees and music.
canurcoed@yahoo.co.uk Bettina 07908 474669

We are always interested in hearing from people who would like to be more involved with the WWOOF UK steering group. Please contact scarlett@wwoof.org.uk

Free holidays for tired WWOOFers. Large shed with woodburner, cooker and necessary cutlery etc, separate shower, loo, and upstairs bedroom, free for short breaks in our six acre wildlife home in rural North Cornwall. No dogs. Email: alison@zanzig.plus.com

Wanted land in Wales. Ideally 4-6 acres, south facing, gently sloping with some woodland, natural water supply, good access (not too remote) for beekeeping and permaculture project. All areas of Wales considered if a suitable site. Contact: Jeff 0797 6091425 / Bettina 07908 474669, or by using email: canurcoed@yahoo.co.uk

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Dyfed Permaculture Farm and Scythe Cymru

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Orchard Blossom Day

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