Transition fruit press project

July 13, 2014
Transition fruit press project

We have kicked off a project to acquire – and make use of – a fruit press. This would be a great way to make more of the (usually generous) crop of apples and pears on garden fruit trees. We hope this will develop into a regular and popular activity. How can you help?...
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Courses, fruit press, open homes, next steps…

July 6, 2014
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After a busy, successful set of events in the last week or so, it is a good moment to pause for breath and look at what’s next. First, working with our good friend, Ade Jupp, we are devising a next set of talks. These would take the form of a two-part session, with an...
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A busy schedule – come and join us!

June 21, 2014
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We’ve a busy couple of weeks of Transition events, in Folkestone and in Hythe, the latter in part due to the Hythe Festival. We’d love to see you for some or all of these. All of the events are free to attend. Saturday 28th June Festival ‘Freshen-up’ 10am-midday, meet at the Tin Tabernacle, Stade...
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Volunteers sought for Road of Remembrance project

June 1, 2014
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“The Road of Remembrance flower bed project” has put out a call for volunteers as prepare to replant the flower bed half way down the road with rosemary. After an initial clearance of the flower bed while the road was closed in March, following the landslip, the final preparation and the replanting will take...
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Help to spread the word via the Transition Free Press

May 24, 2014
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We’ve just received the latest edition of Transition Free Press and are looking for outlets around the area to spread the Transition message. Do you know anywhere that would take some – a doctors’ surgery, café, pub, library, station waiting room, community facility etc? Or would you just like a batch to hand out...
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Another bug hotel on the way

May 6, 2014
Bug hotel

Folkestone Academy Primary School has another bug hotel on the way. The school, on its former site, was one of the first recipients of a Transition bug hotel. These are fine creations that not only encourage a wide range of creepy-crawlies but are also an excellent educational tool, teaching kids about different insects and...
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Thermal image study

Folkestone in Transition has had access to a thermal image camera from Kent County Council for the last four...
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Inner Transition and reskilling

Passing on skills and transition of the individual are important parts of the Transition movement and we want to...
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Bug hotels

Using a collection of pallets and other material, there are now bug hotels in a number of sites in...
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Folkestone Ecobags

We would love to drive plastics bags out of Folkestone so we are planning our first Folkestone in Transition...
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