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Green ShowDiscover the latest gadgets and see how you can start living green and saving money on Saturday 24 January at the Green Home Show.

There will be plenty of green ideas and inventions on offer including solar panelling technology, all-electric cars and the latest heating technology at Kidderminster Town Hall between 11am - 3pm.

Witness electric and plug in hybrid cars, learn about the cost and environmental benefits of electric motoring. See the new Mitsubishi Outlander Plug in Hybrid and Nissan Leaf, courtesy of Fields of Dunley and Cenex.

Heat Genius will be on hand to show you how to only heat the rooms that you are using through your mobile phone, laptop or tablet. Their clever invention will help save you money whilst ensuring your temperature comfort throughout the seasons.

Learn more about fair-trade with Traidcraft who specialise in making recycled toys, clothes and natural cleaning products.

Green entrepreneur, Malcolm Victory will be attending the Green Home Show with his invention the ‘Rotaire Dryline. As featured on BBC’s Dragons’ Den, this invention allows you to dry your clothes outside whilst it is raining.

Councillor Anne Hingley, Wyre Forest District Council’s Cabinet Member for Community, Health and Well-being said:

“This is a great initiative to start making changes and savings in 2015 which will help the environment. There are some exciting new innovative inventions which offer realistic solutions to the ever growing demands of climate change.”

Whether you want to check out the new electric cars or get some advice from some of the leading energy suppliers in the UK, the Green Home Show will give you a head start to thinking green for 2015 and beyond.

Wyre Forest District Council is also running free advice surgeries at Kidderminster Town Hall. The next surgery will be on Thursday 15 January between 10am-1pm. Act on Energy will be offering free and impartial advice regarding heating, insulation grants and preventing dampness. There is no need to book, just drop in. Find out more here.

Further surgeries will be held on Thursday 12 February and Thursday 12 March.

Find regular updates and information on our Facebook (Wyre Forest District Council) and Twitter page (WyreForestDC).

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