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Creating an event item

Introduction This is for transitioners using the ‘workspacesR...

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Website moved successfully

We’re glad to say the website move went without a hitch. All Tra...

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Moving the website to Sheffield

We will be moving the Transition Network website from The US to Sheffi...

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A new taxonomy for Transition’s website

Ben and I are specifying much needed changes to the Resources Director...

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A Tale From Totnes 17 October

When I arrived back in Totnes I was thrilled to learn that not only ha...

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Stamford Tales 22-23rd October

My first time in Lincolnshire. I’m very excited, I’m in the lovely...

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Spam nonsense on Transition Network

I am sorry to say that the spam nonsense merchants have become aware o...

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Twitter sharing phase 3: international

Further to our ongoing twitter sharing experiment, please welcome Jame...

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Coalition of the willing camp

If you liked Coalition of the Willing, you might like to be involved i...

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A Tale From Portugal, and One from Home

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Community Microsite update

This is an update for all those initiatives using the old wiki for the...

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Wiki users announcement

This is a copy of the email sent to wiki users about our imminent clos...

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Weird messages from our development server

Thank you very much to Nicole Brammy for bringing this to our attentio...

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Ways of knowing

  Some thoughts on ‘Ways of Knowing’ – from a discussion ci...

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Coping with Low Incomes and Cold Homes

The heating vs eating choice is very real for many people on low incom...

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Transition Drupal granted licence to use drupal in its name

Great news indeed, Andre, who is a driving force behind the Transition...

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Don’t Spoil the Ship for a Ha’penny’s Worth o’ Tar (Day 171) September 16th

…says my partner during a phone call as I sit in the city centre...

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Simplicity and Abundance (Day 172) September 17th

I spend a really enjoyable day doing various things, and meeting inter...

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At the Meeting of Four Parishes (Day 173) September 18th

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The Green Lanes of the South Hams (Day 174) September 19th

I spend a relaxing morning writing in bed in Sylvia’s cosy cottage b...

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Homeward Bound (Day 175) September 20th

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Transition Near Me

Ever wondered what was happening transition-wise near you? Ever wonder...

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Twibbons are go

Further to the last post about ‘twibbons‘ the ever active ...

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Saltash Unleash! (Day 170) September 15th

  In the morning whilst I answer endless e mails Rian and Louise mak...

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A Threat to Burn the Koran and the Role of the Transition Movement

The following is Tina Clarke‘s reflections on the recent threat ...

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Tales from a Weekend with my Folks (days 166-167) September 11th-12th

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The Trouble with Land Is They Stopped Making it Ages Ago* (day 168) September 13th

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The Curse of The South West (Day 169) September 14th

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New password request bug

If you are having problems with your request for a new password, pleas...

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Twitter sharing lessons learned

If you’re interested in the web you can’t have missed Twit...

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And the Road Turns East (Day 166) September 10TH

 Anne Marie and I leave bright and early to head south to Lerryn, and...

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The Fairest of Small Cities (Day 163) September 7th

Lostwithiel, one of my favourite places in all Cornwall, has a resilie...

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Tales from a Tail of Wooded Land (Days 164-165) September 8th -9th

Day 164 A Sense of Place I look, over breakfast,  at the CommonSense ...

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Damsons for Dessert, for Breakfast, and from Jam into Juice (Day 161) September 5th

I have a lovely start to my morning talking to my partner in a lazy Su...

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As Far West As This Journey Takes Me (Day 162) September 6th

 Georgiana and I leave Liskeard in the pouring rain, which doesn’t ...

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Friends Across the Border (Day 160) September 4th

We walk down to the centre of Tavistock where there is to be a communi...

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Crossing Dartmoor – the Pedlar and the Soldier (Days 158-159) September 2nd – 3rd

  It’s All About The Feet (Chagford- Bellever) What an un...

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1st September (Day 157) A Day in a Dartmoor Wool Town

I spend the morning writing up and posting my latest blogs and working...

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System emails from August – not working

Following some discussions on why the site’s email alerts and co...

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Genius Loci (Day 151) August 26th

I say good bye to my lovely hosts in Cullompton and backtrack slightly...

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A Tale of Two Shops (Day 152) August 27th

After spending the morning, finally, after what seemed like several da...

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Where the Spirit of Place Has a Strong Intention (Days 153-154) August 28-29th

I awaken early from my mattress on the floor of the yurt which I share...

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Breakfast Stories and Blazing Hot Bank Holiday Walking (Day 155) 30th August

   I awaken early and go off to eat an early breakfast, planning to...

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“If Nature Is Your Teacher Your Soul Will Awaken” (Day 156) August 31st

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Guest post: “Big Society – small state?”

Guest posting from Jules Peck As many of us struggle to get to grips w...

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Adding your ‘partner event’ to this site

Please add details about your organisation’s events to this site...

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A Land Full of Waterways (Day 148) August 23rd

I wake up to a beautiful sunny day and Lokabandhu and I exchange memor...

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August 24th (Day 149) A Very Special Town on the River Tone

Val walks with me on to the start of the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal ...

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August 25th (day 150) Crossing the Devon Border

Today I crossed the Devon border; it was a good feeling, though it has...

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Day 147 Peace to This Place (August 22nd)

 Peace to this Place The old Somerset blessing I find written on one ...

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Security is Not the Things We Have, But the Things We Can Live Without (Day 146) August 21st

I wake up cosy in Mark’s little white caravan and read the wise word...

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When Everybody Does A Little… (Day 145) August 20th

As I walk along the lanes heading westwards away from Bradford I recal...

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(Days 142- 144) August 17th-19th On the Banks of the Avon

(Day 142) Fruit, Veg, and Sunshine; in Abundance. I have a lovely lazy...

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There is Something You Can Do Better than Any Other (Day 141) August 16th

I start my day late after a much needed lie in and finally come downst...

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From Bodger’s Wood to Farmer’s Market Garden (Day 140) August 15th

 I wake in my little chalet in the woods and come outside to marvel a...

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Where Three Shires Meet (Day 139) August 14th

Fiona and I are up early for I have a long walk in front of me today. ...

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Stroud Life (Day 138) August 13th

 We’re up bright and early as Clare and Paul are off away on holida...

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Stroud – A Town ‘Twixt Five Valleys (Days 136-137) August 11th -12th

  There Will Be No Return To Business As Usual   (Day 136) I spend...

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Once Upon a Town Three Transition Initiatives Met… (Day 132) August 7th

I talk to Glen Powell, my host at Tan House Farm, over breakfast and l...

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Within Sight of May Hill (Day 133) August 8th

The morning starts late for me after a quiet time writing up my blog i...

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