P163 Teletext 163 Jan 2 00:10:05           ————————————————  ————   A NEW YEAR - A NEW YOU?   As you bid goodbye to the old, and hello to the new - isn't it time you made some New Year resolutions? But this time, instead of making the usual vows that you never kbep, suchP0s losing weight, why not opt for simple changes you can easily make and ones that will benefit the environment? There are a million and one things you could do - from growing a tree from a seedling to saving water. ——————————————————————————————————1/6—— by Bernadette Carroll HANG OUT 'JTH GREEN SCENE p160 Food What's On Big Screen Club
P163 Teletext 163 Jan 2 00:10:01           ————————————————  ————   A NEW YEAR - A NEW YOU?   Leave the car at home and opt for public transport. Don't dump bottled, plastic or paper waste in your rubbish bin - take it to your local recycling depot. Don't waste energy. For instance, in 1999 why don't you make sure that when you switch off your TV and video, you turn them off instead of leaving them on standby. ——————————————————————————————————2/6—— Fun and Games 150 Bamboozle 152 GREEN TV TODAY AND TOMORROW p165 Food What's On Big Screen Club
P163 Teletext 163 Jan 2 00:11:01           ————————————————  ————   A NEW YEAR - A NEW YOU?   Help protect the UK's remaining peat boglands by not buying peat gardening products - opt for alternatives. Only buy wood which is marked with the Forest Stewardship Council's logo - FSC - this ensures the product has come from a sustainable source. Don't waste water - you could install a water hippo in your toilet, take a shower rather than a bath, and only use a washer when you've got a full load. ——————————————————————————————————3/6—— Are you ready for the Millennium? 106 TODAY'S BIG ISSUE p161 Food What's On Big Screen Club
P163 Teletext 163 Jan 2 00:11:01           ————————————————  ————   A NEW YEAR - A NEW YOU?   Find a green electricity supplier. For details contact Friends of the Earth on 0171 490 1555. Join an environmental or animal welfare organisation and get involved with their campaigns. Green your cash - l—ke sure the money you bank and your pension are invested in ethical projects. Buy organic food. ——————————————————————————————————4/6—— Land on Planet Sound 480 FULL GREEN SCENE INDEX p160 Food What's On Big Screen Club
P163 Teletext 163 Jan 2 00:11:01           ————————————————  ————   A NEW YEAR - A NEW YOU?   Don't flush household cleaning agents or waste such as nappies down the toilet. Bag it and bin it. Don't be a litter-bug, and if you see rubbish discarded willy-nilly - pick it up and dispose of it properly. When walking your dog, make sure you're armed with a poop-scoop. Instead of throwing old clothesP0way, donate them to charity shops. ——————————————————————————————————5/6—— What's on the goggle box? 110 CHECK OUT THE G @ENKITCHEN Food What's On Big Screen Club
P163 Teletext 163 Jan 2 00:10:05      o|t     ————————————————  ————   A NEW YEAR - A NEW YOU?   Adopt an endangered species. Don't pay to see animals perform at circuses, or bullfights while on holiday. Steer clear of fur. Buy cruelty-free products. Don't buy goods that contain animal parts, such as traditional Chinese medicine or jewellery. ——————————————————————————————————6/6—— e-mail: greenscene@teletext.co.uk WRITE TO: GREEN SCENE, PO BOX 297, LONDON SW6 1XT. FAX:0171 386 5618 Food What's On Big Screen Club