Understanding | Teamwork | Sustainability
Bigbury is more than just a beach. Those who live here are custodians of much more than just the view. We are the vanguard generation accountable for it's sustainability in the era of the world's climate and nature emergency
We love our Dark Skies. The stars reach out to our hearts on a clear night. They speak to us from generations past and those who are yet to be born. What we decide to do now will be remembered forever.
Some of Our Volunteers
A treasure trove of expertise and passion is being discovered as volunteers join up to devise ways that our community can protect the environment and rebuild nature in Bigbury.
Farhana Yamin - Climate Lawyer & Chair BNZ
“So proud to be part of Bigbury Net Zero and thanks to those who are making things happen”
Dr Juliette - Marine Biologist & Educator
"Having the opportunity to help BNZ develop in my home village is a pleasure and fills me with pride"
Lynda Kelly - Herb Farmer & Secretary BNZ
" Have met some wonderful people and hopefully together we are making a difference"
Louise Wainwright - Writer & Co-Chair of BNZ
"It lifts my spirit to work with passionate people who care about nature and the environment"
Jo Highley - Musician & Choir Leader
"It is important to me that I contribute whatever abilities have to the aims of BNZ.
Mike Wynne-Powell - Photographer & Naturalist
"Ringmore resident helping community action" .
John Tucker & tractor - Farmer
" I want to send a message to the 'throw-away society' that we must not waste our resources"
David Scott - Modbury Town Crier
" “I am keen to do what I can to look after the environment”.
Johnathon Marshall - BNZ Treasurer
"Thrilled to be supporting our collective ambitions for the environment"
Katy Smith - Wave Project Manager, BNZ Committee
"Its fantastic to be be inspired and work
with others with a passion for positive change’’’
Eamonn & Linda Byres- Ringmore residents
“It’s the right thing to do now. We want to be good ancestors”
Louisa & Michael Smith- BNZ Committee & Venus
“Amazing commitment & energy. Proud to be part of it”
Als Parker- Power Allotments Devon, AG resident
"I would like help local people to benefit from locally owned renewable power in a decentralised electricity system".
Fiona Barker- Writer, audiologist, litter picker
"'Really happy to be able to support BNZ, working with others in this amazing community to support the environment'".