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CAT trip by Ahren on 24 April 2005 10:26pm
 
Heya folks!

Just back from a trip to Wales for the Centre for Alternative Technology. It was great fun and really educational. Reed beds were used for sewage disposal, and there was also the more.... interesting option of the compost toilet. Basically a toilet perched ontop of a big pit that slowly filled up and turned to compost, which was then used on their gardens!
There was a monorail thing that ran on water to get up to the center itself, and didnt use any electricity, i dont think. It was all about water balance and stuff!
Sadly i didnt see any frogs, but the weather was pretty good for Wales, and only rained when we were playing on the beach! Typical!! Im absolutely knackered now after a long drive in cramped conditions sitting next to Emma! *shudders* Memories!!!
 
Re: CAT trip by bsh1878 on 24 April 2005 10:42pm
 
that good was it?
Bruce
 
Re: CAT trip by P.J. on 25 April 2005 9:04am
 
Glad you enjoyed it, in fact we are just going over "managing resources and sustainable development" in geography and the CAT came up.2 weeks till i leave but then exams!!!
P.J:)
 
Re: CAT trip by Ahren on 25 April 2005 7:04pm
 
Are you going to go or just look at it?
It was great fun, apart from the journey home next to the most annoying person ever!!

In case you were wondering, girls are better than boys playing football and rounders!! We beat them both times!!!!
 
Re: CAT trip by harvey123 on 25 April 2005 7:56pm
 
the toilet idea will never catch on!
~Nicola
 
Re: CAT trip by Ahren on 25 April 2005 8:02pm
 
Most of the girls chickened out, but the only thing terribly wrong was the smell!!

You'll need a pretty big garden and a very strong stomach if you wanted one at home!!!
 
Re: CAT trip by canaveralgumby on 26 April 2005 5:16am
 
In true Palin spirit, a report on toilet facilities from Ahren! THANK you!
 
Re: CAT trip by P.J. on 26 April 2005 9:12am
 
Ahren-we are just looking at it in class (geog) and i officialy have about 10 days left at school!Wow!
What year are you in?year 10 or my year(11)?
P.J:)
 
Re: CAT trip by Ahren on 26 April 2005 8:50pm
 
lol even worse!!! im in year 9!!

Are you going off for study leave then? Well, its called study leave but i dont expect you'll do much studying!!! Do you get to not wear school uniform at the moment, all our yr 11s are wearing their own clothes! Lucky sods!!
 
Re: CAT trip by P.J. on 27 April 2005 9:04am
 
Ahren-
No we are still in uniform! And yes in 2 weeks its meant to be study leave!
Have you taken your options yet? If you have, what have you chosen?
P.J:)
 



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