Forest Row has its own electric vehicle charging point --- and it's free!
Over the last year there has
been a increase in electric
vehicles in and around the
village. WiredThing, a Forest
Row based software company,
realised that the nearest free
32amp charging point was 9
miles away. With that in mind,
they decided to approach
Forest Row Parish Council to see if they could
provide a community…Continue
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Sadly the film Continuum we had programmed for 11th April will not now be available until next year. So I'm looking for a replacement film. Here are the candidates - add your comments below about what you would like to see.
The trailers and more details are in all the links below:
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May 2013 Transition Forest Row newsletter
Transition Free Press
With 24 pages of full-on, full colour news and views, the summer edition is now available. Great photographs, great articles, contributed by Transitioners and community activists working in the field. Ordinary people doing extraordinary stuff in all kinds of places: in the city, in…
Added by Mike Grenville on May 11, 2013 at 15:30 — No Comments
Becoming aware of the diversity of life on our doorsteps is another side to our developing understanding of where we live and our interdependence. Wildlife isn’t just something that exists in far-away places that we watch on TV. There is an astonishing variety of life in our gardens alone, and it is much more complex and diverse than we might imagine.
Over the weekend of 1-2 June, there is a national wildlife…Continue
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Transition Network Newsletter - May 2013
NETWORK NEWS AND NEWS OF THE NETWORK
New Delivery Director
As the first step in its planned restructure, Transition Network has appointed Sarah McAdam to the…
Added by Mike Grenville on May 3, 2013 at 9:32 — No Comments
I'm just finalising the 2013/14 film programme. There is one spot left and have narrowed it down to 3 films to choose from. Any thoughts on which one?
Added by Mike Grenville on April 30, 2013 at 16:41 — No Comments
NETWORK NEWS AND NEWS OF THE NETWORK
Introducing Transition Thursdays
Starting in June, to coincide with the publication of 'The Power of Just Doing Stuff', Transition Network will be holding 6 consecutive 'Transition Thursdays'. The aim is to use the launch of the book as the opportunity to bring some support and invigoration to initiatives, and potentially to enable some exciting coming together of neighbouring initiatives too.
We would like…
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The Transition Network newsletter - January 2013
Rob Hopkins' inspiring vision for the next ten years
More on the European Parliament award for Transition Network…
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Bring the family along to a sparkly Christmas affair as the Village market becomes an evening of non-stop live entertainment (Simon Casciano, Swamptown Boys, Stuart Hofman and songbird and Wasps in the woodshed to name a few) and carols. A special performance of 'A Christmas Carol' by Ashley Ramsden. A selection of over 50 stalls jam packed with specialist gifts and goodies for the whole family. We also have a great food area around a fire pit and the whole area will be covered from head to…Continue
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September 2012 - Transition Network Newsletter
TRANSITION NETWORK UK CONFERENCE 2012
Building Resilience in Extraordinary Times
14-16th September + extras
The annual conference is almost upon us and really does look set to be the best ever. Although the Thrive Training is now fully booked, there is a great deal more going on. Rob Hopkins has been busy teasing out previews of what will be going on with a series of…Continue
Added by Mike Grenville on September 10, 2012 at 12:44 — No Comments
NETWORK NEWS & NEWS FROM THE NETWORK
April Round-up of What's Happening out in the World of Transition
Tales from Spain, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Sweden, New Zealand, and around the UK in Buxton, Totnes, Exmouth, Clitheroe, London, Shrewsbury, Taunton,…
Added by Mike Grenville on May 4, 2012 at 11:41 — No Comments
Hi, I'd like to let you know about a new online Community Group for the Forest Row area. It is safe and easy to join and is intended as a 'Notice Board' for wants and needs as well as letting people know about local events. You can go to this link to sign up:
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I was a bit late, coming from work, and when I got there the others were in the little copse to the west of the Green, talking about maybe taking down a few of the trees to put apple trees in there instead and my heart sank as I wouldn't really want to be part of removing any healthy trees.
Anyway in the end we were favouring Wendy's plan to plant trees along either side of the path just beyond the swings which would be a great plan, I feel, as it would add something new to…Continue
Added by Madeleine Grove on February 22, 2012 at 22:00 — No Comments
Mieke Vierling has spent the last two years restoring her 19th-century home, a former doctors' surgery in Lewes Road.
She is turning it into an "educational centre" where she will carry out yoga and acupuncture.
But outside she is creating a space for residents to "take responsibility for their own healing", with a garden full of medicinal plants and herbs.
The edible hedgerow has been planted alongside a public path, made up of trees including…Continue
Added by Mike Grenville on February 10, 2012 at 12:43 — No Comments
Friends in Forest Row,
Added by Pupak Haghighi-Brinch on December 2, 2011 at 11:15 — No Comments
Transition Network Newsletter - December 2011
Added by Mike Grenville on December 1, 2011 at 12:50 — No Comments
This outline of "Transition Companion" was compiled to help guide discussions in our local book groups. I thought other people might find it useful as an overview of this rich and dense work. There are links to any sections of the book that are online. The …
Added by Mike Grenville on November 22, 2011 at 21:30 — No Comments
While change is constant, we are not always clear about how change happens in society and what we can do to bring about the change we want. So where do we start? One way is by adopting new ways of doing things ourselves, "being the change we want to see in the world". So how about '…
Added by Mike Grenville on November 21, 2011 at 21:30 — No Comments
Copies available of the inspiring new book “The Transition Companion: making your community more resilient in uncertain times” by Rob Hopkins.
RRP is £20 and available for £15 - contact Mike
The Transition Companion draws on over three years’ experience of the worldwide Transition movement and gives a new, easily accessible approach to creating change. It builds on the success of the bestselling The Transition Handbook (over 25,000 copies sold in the UK) and is…Continue
Added by Mike Grenville on November 11, 2011 at 13:13 — No Comments