Category Archives: Events

Apple Pressing 2014

Transition Poole’s Abundance project, together with Cafe 34 in Poole High Street, held an apple pressing day outside the cafe in Poole High Street on 11 October 2014. Lots of interest from families, and kids ready to get stuck into … Continue reading

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TBH Music Evening

Transition BH Music Evening with Alex Roberts at the Green House Hotel Sunday 22 Jan 2012 Around 40 of us gathered at the Green House Hotel, thanks to Gwyn for organising the evening, Olivia O’Sullivan and her team at the … Continue reading

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eco-homes – New Forest

Green Open Doors – a glimpse at working green energy solutions Transition New Forest and the National Park held an open weekend 10/11 September, a variety of houses where the owners have taken strides to reducing the carbon impact of … Continue reading

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Heath walk with Jez Martin

The big green fortnight included a walk on Canford Heath with Jez Martin, a wildlife expert from Borough of Poole. 14 people and 3 dogs came along. Jez started by attempting to convey scale by comparing heathland to the rainforest. … Continue reading

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Bicycle Assisted Cinema

We held a successful first as part of the big green fortnight, a showing of the film “In Transition 1.0”, powered entirely from solar/cycle-generated source stored in a leisure battery. The session was held in the community room at the … Continue reading

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Turners Field Coffee Morning

Coffee, Cake & Connections Around 25 local residents stopped by Sylvan Primary on 30th April 2011 to enjoy some tasty homemade cakes, to meet each other and to raise funds for a potential wildlife friendly community garden. Between the refreshments … Continue reading

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Story of Stuff – Canford Heath

Story of Stuff – Canford Heath 25th April 2011 Our second meeting at St Paul’s church on Canford Heath. We watched the animated film ‘Story of Stuff‘ which is a great inditement of how we are trashing the planet, and … Continue reading

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Turners Field Litterpick

Second annual litterpick along path by Turners Field Friends of Turner’s had a successful litterpick on Saturday 23rd April. Fourteen people picked up 17 bags of rubbish and the Turner’s Nursery perimeter hedge and cycle path looked a lot cleaner … Continue reading

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Farm For the Future – Film and Discussion

In celebration of Dorset Food Week (which involves events films and food tasting all around Dorset during the last week of October) Transition Poole invites you to an evening of “Film, Food and Friendly Discussion” Thursday 28th October at Ashley … Continue reading

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The Big Lunch

There were Three Big Lunches in Poole as advertised via the worldwide map on www.thebiglunch.co.uk – all had Poole Transition folk involved in getting them going.  Sue and Ian ran an event for their street last year, FeltCon Communty Group … Continue reading

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