The Lyme Bay Reserve- Saving the future of our shores

 “Our blueprint towards sustainable fishing will ensure there will still be fish and shellfish to catch for our next generations.” -Lyme Bay Reserve   The Lyme Bay Reserve, facilitated by The Blue Marine Foundation has brought conservationists and fishermen together in a mutual mission to protect the shores of the Jurassic Coast in Devon and…

Making Biodiesel

One of the benefits of the Bean Machine Cafe and recycling our waste is the used vegetable oil in which we cook our freshly made donuts. This commodity could be sold back to the supplier for a small financial gain but is far more useful as a fuel if you run a diesel vehicle.  …

Building The Country Kitchen

We wanted to build a street food outlet from which we could sell sustainable food, sourced from the Devon countryside that surrounded us. Eating local and sustainable is the way in which we like to feed ourselves and we wanted to promote the richness and variety available to us in an enticing and exciting way….