Documentary series about a family's attempts to go green. The Strawbridge family - inventor and engineer Dick, his planet-loving wife Brigit and kids James and Charlotte - take on a year-old farmhouse in Cornwall with three acres of land, a leaky roof and no plumbing, electricity or home comforts in sight. It’s Not Easy Being Green follows Dick Strawbridge and his family as they leave their comfortable home in the Midlands to tackle a remarkable self-sufficiency project—New House Farm in Cornwall. Their main objective is to have as little negative impact on the planet as possible by producing no waste and removing their dependency upon fossil fuels—all without compromising on their.
It's Not Easy Being Green: A Family's Journey Towards Eco-Friendly Living by Dick Strawbridge () Hardcover – January 1, by Dick Strawbridge (Author) out of 5 stars 51 ratings See all 7 formats and editions. Despite its title the main objective of the book is to make being green easier for the reader. It is clearly explained and wherever possible gives details of organisations or websites to aid the reader: they do the research so you don't have to. Perhaps we could all take a leaf out of their book! It's Not Easy Being Green by Dick Strawbridge.
Dick and James Strawbridge and Lauren Laverne find out about living the green life Episode 8 8 / 8 Lauren Laverne and Phill Jupitus road-test a greened-up Airstream Caravan. Dick Strawbridge A retired lieutenant colonel, Dick has presented various TV programmes, including Scrapheap, Crafty Tricks of War, Geronimo, and It's Not Easy Being Green.