Transition Ipswich is about using our collective talents and unique local knowledge to make our community more resilient to the growing social pressures of Peak Oil and Climate Change.
Many towns around the country are now well on their way to putting into practice a local energy descent plan and they look like they're having a pretty good time as well.
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Many Transition Ipswich members had a great time at the tree-planting day at the Oak Tree Low-Carbon Farm, where we planted trees for the Forest Garden, a productive and low-maintenance way to grow fruit and nuts.
Steve Marsden organised a transition training weekend for 17 of us, from Transition Ipswich, Transition Woodbridge and further afield, with Naresh from Transition Totnes and Marina from the Apricot Centre. We learned a lot about the wider aspects of Transition. … Continue reading
This was the first time that the food group held a meeting at the Fat Cat pub at the top of Spring Road. On less busy days of the week this pub provides plates and cutlery for patrons to eat … Continue reading
TI was at the Smarter Living day at the Country Library on the 6th November, with Steve and Heather out in the cold showing some solutions to lower energy transport, many kindly loaned by Kevin of Bicycle Doctor Joanne … Continue reading
This meeting followed a mind-mapping format which Eric did a great job of pulling the strands of the discussion together to produce the map shown below
Dano’s found this video, which was raised by Alan in the discussion after the Stoneleigh film presentation enjoy!
Steve Marsden did a great job organising a showing of the slides and presentation by Stoneleigh of The Automatic Earth, which had a great impact on the Transition meeting earlier in the year. Despite pouring rain at the start we … Continue reading
The food group meeting was held at The Oak Tree Low Carbon Farm, on a sunny but seriously breezy day. Some improvisation was needed as it was far too windy and people were getting cold even in the sun. Steve … Continue reading