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Tales from The Welsh Borders (Days 128-130) August 3rd – 5th

 Day 128   A Lammas Fire In the morning I meet Ernie the gardener a...

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Twibbons

Chris Wells from TT Kensal to Kilburn has put together a proposed desi...

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Sharing the Transition Towns Twitter identity

From Saturday 7th August to Wednesday 25th August, the Transition Town...

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Tolkein’s Country (Day 125) July 31st

Today begins by getting up and going to Green and Away to speak at thi...

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Conference 2010 write up by Amelia Gregory

Amelia Gregory, of Amelia’s Magazine fame, has been a stalwart s...

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People Make Transition Happen (Day 122) July 28th

UPDATE – since I posted this blog, John Nicklin has created a...

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The Malvern Hills (Days 123-124) July 29th & 30th

   Part One     More Malvern Tales I wake up in Lower House Farm...

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Adding yourself to the speakers and facilitators directories

This is an illustrated guide explaining how to add yourself to the Spe...

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If you have a garden, and a library, and a dome, you have everything you need. (Day 121) July 27th

As I leave Janice and Ken’s house to go to Bishopswood with John I n...

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Caves, Railway Carriages, and the Most Beautiful Georgian Town in Worcestershire July 26th (Day 120)

 I leave Stourbridge accompanied by Pam and Tails the cat; amused tha...

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Out and About Around Stourbridge July 24th (Day 118)

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Butterflies and Glass Cones 25th July (Day 119)

        Pam takes me back along the canal to see Stourbridge...

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Schools Out (Day 117) July 23rd

Naomi and Seren accompany me along the railway path through Smestow N...

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Day 113 A Very Beautiful Town – Food for the Soul

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From the Shrop to the Stafford Shire (Day 114) July 20th

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Wolverhampton Wonders – Out Of Darkness Cometh Light July 21-22nd (Days 115-116)

I chose Wolverhampton as a staging post on my route very early on in m...

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Telford’s Legacy (Day 111) July 17th

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The First Blackberry (Day 112) July 17th

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Navigation changes

Further to much reflection, analysis of website usage metrics, discuss...

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Day 110 – The Empty Centre of Our Land July16th

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Day 107 A Community Owned Village Shop and a Visitor from the Wirral July 13th

After a good breakfast cooked by Richard Clegg of the Wall Hill farm g...

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Day 108 More Wyches July 14th

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Day 109 St Swithin’s Day, or the Lost Tale of the 15th July

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Enhancements to the site

We launched this site in March/April 2010 with the lovely big beta sig...

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First meeting of Transition Suffolk – a new sub-regional grouping?

There were 22 local Transitioners at Jeannie and Glenn’s farm on Mon...

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Family Time (Days 102-104) July 8th -10th

I awake in Blackrod, dark clearing; nestling atop and along the bottom...

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Heading South Into Cheshire July 11th (day 105)

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Heading South Along Water Ways July 12th (Day 106)

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Local Government workshop presentation

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Videos from the conference

Just an absolutely MASSIVE thank you to Emilio and Sara who did some r...

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Ancient Woodlands and the Mallard Summer Gathering (Day 100) July 6th

I start my hundredth day in grand and fitting style in a sauna followe...

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Industrial Disease (Day 101) July 7th

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Crossing Lancashire July 4th-5th (Days 98-99)

Samagita takes me for brunch in the WhaleTail – a wonderful whole fo...

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Announcing the new forums

Ta da! We are proud to announce the (gentle) opening of our new forum...

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Two to Tesco’s (July 2nd) Day 96

I knew that’d grab your attention! What’s this all about then? Wha...

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Vision and Hart (July 3rd) Day 97

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Growing Well (June 30th) Day 94

I take a look at “How Bad are Bananas” TT Kendal & District...

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Hum, Holler, and Sing (July 1st) Day 95

I wake to the sound of the house martins who live above my window feed...

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Work that reconnects workshop report

Thanks to Hilary for (a) stepping in to run the ‘work that recon...

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An inside view on the fourth Transition conference

From Sophy Banks If you’ve had enough of the Transition Conference a...

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EDAP workshop recording

The recording of the EDAP workshop is on our Transition Radio site Th...

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Closing session recording

The closing session was an amazing end to the conference with an excel...

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Paradise Regained (Day 93) June 29th

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Days 90-92 A Sense of Place

June 26th   Auld Grey Town   (Day 90) I spend this day quietly rev...

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Day 88 To Shap: with Roses, Elderflowers …and Cattle June 24th

I leave the pretty village of Dufton, nestling in its valley with grey...

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Day 89 – Fells, Goats, and Chocolates (25th June)

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The Sun Is Shining Down On Me (Day 87) June 23rd

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Doing a Figure of 8…buzzzzz* (day 85) June 21st

Am at Naomi’s Forest Garden at the Newton Rigg campus of the Univers...

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The Eden Valley (June 22nd) Day 86

 I leave idyllic Morland, perhaps a little too quickly for my liking;...

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Day 84 – The Old Red Town (20th June)

I like it here; I have one of those hazy childhood memories of having ...

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Community ownership of assets workshop presentation

Thanks to Diana Moore, regional development manager of the DTA for her...

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Transition International Youth project launches

Hi, we are Joe, Poppy, Yali and Michael, and we are part of a group of...

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Cuddly Transition workshop recording

Nick Osborne, trainer par excellence, TT Glastonbury member and co-cr...

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Co-ops workshop recording

Thanks to Nick Osborne for recording the Co-ops workshop from the conf...

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Of apocalypse and forest gardens

From John Thackara: Three hundred people came to South Devon in Englan...

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Making a Start on Inclusion at the Transition Conference 2010

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Resting Up In York (Days 75,76,77) June 1th, 12th, 13th

DAY 75 Giving Up This has to be the worst day of my journey. I have lo...

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Taking a Break (day 78) June 14th

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A Great Conference! (…from one who missed it)

I was gutted when the dates of the Transition Conference were changed ...

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Patterns in Conference

From Charlotte Du Cann:  This year pattern has replaced steps. We’r...

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