Short film reviews a year spent reducing carbon in Gatehouse

Between March 2010 and March 2011, Gatehouse of Fleet engaged in a carbon reduction project supported by the Climate Challenge Fund.  The objective was to raise awareness of carbon and energy related issues within the town and encourage good practice.

A small team surveyed houses in the town and advised on improvements and grants available.  Events were held involving many groups in the community, and working with the primary school and other youth groups the town's young people were drawn into the project.

Two teenagers, Grace King and Grace Macpherson, working with the project and the town's YMCA Drop-in Centre were given a camera and asked to record some of what happened ...