Before becoming green was fashionable we have always been forward thinking about the environment. Each customer that comes to Mill on the Brue will learn something about being environmentally responsible. From recycling bins to press taps, seasonal food to recycled rubber tiles on our roofs we endeavor to be as innovative as possible when it comes to saving the planet. Gold at the Bristol, Bath & Somerset Tourism Awards
The GTBS scheme is a not for profit organisation; the aim is to ensure that the UK remains at the forefront of sustainable tourism. As one of the first businesses in Somerset to be awarded the Gold standard continuously since 2009 over eight years we’re really proud of this award.
With about 1 acre of vegetable gardens our estate team and volunteers grow a majority of our organic veg. The visiting school children can participate in a popular ‘Garden to Table’ activity.
What is an eco build? Minimising impact? Using natural materials? Re-cycling existing materials or all of the above? We’ve put our money where our mouths are and tried many ideas.