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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The Transition Ipswich 30 Mile Food Challenge gets off to a Flying Start! Around 25 people enjoyed making and eating soup and focaccia at the People’s Community Garden on Sunday 1st September. You can read more about it at the … Continue reading
Come and participate in the Transition Suffolk 30-Mile Food Challenge which starts on 1st September and is running in many parts of Suffolk this year. It is happening throughout September 2013. The programme for Ipswich and nearby offers many ways … Continue reading
Here are details of the plant sale coming up at the Chantry Walled garden: End of summer plant sale at charity project A huge range of plants will be on sale at ActivLives Chantry Walled Garden project on Tuesday 20 … Continue reading
First there’s a talk to be given by Rob Hopkins, founder member of the Transition movement. (Read on below for details of new events and happenings at The Chantry Walled Garden site run by Activlives and the People’s Community Garden … Continue reading
Here’s an invitation to a new course offered by the Apricot Centre: We are launching a new course with Transition Training on Resilient food systems – starting here in East Anglia at Wakelyns farm – an Agroforestry farm with diverse … Continue reading
Here is a new initiative which may be of interest to people involved in small businesses or social enterprises. Support and Advice to Businesses around Renewable Energy (SABRE) SABRE is offering small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs)/social enterprises (SEs) in Suffolk … Continue reading
Here are details of the upcoming Festival of Green Ideas. Scroll down for the full programme.
Join in the Rubbish Diet and slim your bin! Continue reading
The Big Dig is coming to Ipswich! This is a national project organised by Sustain and others. Here in Ipswich The People’s Community Garden is hosting and we are getting involved at the Community Orchard, too! This is a great … Continue reading
The aim of this free, practical workshop is to devise new projects to increase Ipswich’s
resilience to economic crisis, resource depletion and climate change – and improve our
Come and join us to scope out the next phase of Transition in Ipswich
– and bring your friends.