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The Need to Grow – Film review

I thought this was a film long on promise but short on delivery. It tells the interwoven stories of three American individuals: an 8-year-old “Food activist”, an urban food grower and a polymath inventor searching for the ultimate food system. … Continue reading

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Travelling hopefully

The lockdown has given (some) pause for thought, although for those of us now working from home, the only extra time is that which was previously spent travelling. But the impact, especially in the first lockdown was dramatic. Partly with … Continue reading

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Summary of activity in 2019

A little late in the day but still worth posting. Here is a round-up of Transition Town Poole activities in 2019: Turner’s Nursery Community Orchard – regular 1st Saturday workdays. It’s been a bit erratic this year with some key … Continue reading

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Meeting at Gwyns

Ten of us met at Gwyn’s on a cold evening in November. We talked around several topics following the recent film showings, and areas we might  want to take forwards. There were a couple of people new to TT Poole, … Continue reading

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Demain Encore – Nov 2017

With The Dorset Equity Group, we held another showing of the film “Demain”, at the Civic Centre in Poole. All 42 Councillors were invited, and about 10 attended, along with 30 members of the public. This is a positive, life-affirming … Continue reading

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Abundance Apple pressing 11 Oct 2014

Plan to be in Poole High Street on Sat 11th Oct, pressing apples and giving away the juice. Successful event last year – see the pictures here

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John built an apple press

John from TT Poole built an Apple press, Harriet has added some photos on the Transition BH site at; http://transitionbh.org/archives/2012/11/11/johns-apple-press-holton-lee/

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TTPoole 13 Oct

Transition Town Poole Thurs 13th October, Quaker Meeting House, Wimborne Road 14 of us gathered at the Meeting House. We started with introductions, and then in the spirit of the location, a period of silent reflection, and for any that … Continue reading

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Tidal Power Update

The team were very busy at the end of September, gathering more formal support from the various organisations that have expressed an interest in the project. We went to see the local MP, who was keen to have a photo with us (our … Continue reading

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Couchsurfing

Thinking about next year’s holiday ? Of course the following are not guaranteed to be Transitioners, but there is a good chance that some are. I have stayed on people’s couches, but I have never used the online matching services. … Continue reading

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